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henry1

Syllabification: hen·ry
Pronunciation: /ˈhenrē
 
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(abbreviation: H)

noun (plural henries or henrys)

Physics
The SI unit of inductance, equal to an electromotive force of one volt in a closed circuit with a uniform rate of change of current of one ampere per second.

Origin

late 19th century: named after Joseph Henry (1797–1878), the American physicist who discovered the phenomenon.

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Pronunciation: ˈsēˌtōs
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bearing bristles or setae; bristly

There are 4 definitions of henry in English:

Henry2

Syllabification: Hen·ry
Pronunciation: /ˈhenrē
 
/
1The name of eight kings of England.
1.1 Henry I ( 1068–1135), youngest son of William I; reigned 1100–35. He conquered Normandy in 1105.
1.2 Henry II ( 1133–89), son of Matilda; reigned 1154–89. The first Plantagenet king, he restored order and extended his kingdom.
1.3 Henry III ( 1207–72), son of John; reigned 1216–72.
1.4 Henry IV ( 1367–1413), son of John of Gaunt; reigned 1399–1413; known as Henry Bolingbroke. He overthrew Richard II, establishing the Lancastrian dynasty.
1.5 Henry V ( 1387–1422), son of Henry IV; reigned 1413–22. He renewed the Hundred Years War soon after coming to the throne and defeated the French at Agincourt in 1415.
1.6 Henry VI ( 1421–71), son of Henry V; reigned 1422–61 and 1470–71.
1.7 Henry VII ( 1457–1509), the first Tudor king; son of Edmund Tudor, Earl of Richmond; reigned 1485–1509; known as Henry Tudor. He defeated Richard III at Bosworth Field and eventually established an unchallenged Tudor dynasty.
1.8 Henry VIII ( 1491–1547), son of Henry VII; reigned 1509–47. Henry had six wives (Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, Katherine Parr) and three children (Mary I, with Catherine of Aragon; Elizabeth I, with Anne Boleyn; and Edward VI, with Jane Seymour). His first divorce, from Catherine of Aragon, was opposed by the pope, leading to England’s break with the Roman Catholic Church.

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Henry3

Syllabification: Hen·ry
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈhenrē/
( 1394–1460), Portuguese prince; known as Henry the Navigator. The third son of John I of Portugal, he organized many voyages of exploration, most notably south along the African coast, thus laying the foundation for Portuguese imperial expansion around Africa to East Asia.

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Henry4

Syllabification: Hen·ry
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈhenrē/
1The name of seven kings of the Germans, six of whom were also Holy Roman Emperors.
1.1 Henry I ( circa 876–936), reigned 919–936; known as Henry the Fowler. He waged war successfully against the Slavs in Brandenburg, the Magyars, and the Danes.
1.2 Henry II ( 973–1024), reigned 1002–24; Holy Roman Emperor 1014–24; also known as Saint Henry.
1.3 Henry III ( 1017–56), reigned 1039–56; Holy Roman Emperor 1046–56. He brought stability and prosperity to the empire, defeating the Czechs and fixing the frontier between Austria and Hungary.
1.4 Henry IV ( 1050–1106), son of Henry III; reigned 1056–1105; Holy Roman Emperor 1084–1105. Increasing conflict with Pope Gregory VII led Henry to call a council in 1076 to depose the pope, who excommunicated Henry.
1.5 Henry V ( 1086–1125), reigned 1099–1125; Holy Roman Emperor 1111–25.
1.6 Henry VI ( 1165–97), reigned 1169–97; Holy Roman Emperor 1191–97.
1.7 Henry VII ( circa 1269/74-1313), reigned 1308–13; Holy Roman Emperor 1312–13.

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