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Ladislaus II Line breaks: La¦dis|laus II
Pronunciation: /ˈladɪsˌlaʊs/

Definition of Ladislaus II in English:

( Circa 1351–1434), king of Poland 1386–1434; Polish name Władysław. As grand duke of Lithuania, he acceded to the Polish throne on his marriage to the Polish monarch, Queen Jadwiga, thus uniting Lithuania and Poland.

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