meaning of Bolingbroke

Bolingbroke meaning in Names Dictionary

'Henry VI, Part 2' Roger Bolingbroke, a conjurer. 'King Richard II' Henry Bolingbroke, Duke of Hereford, later "King Henry IV."
Name Origin: Shakespearean
Name Gender: Male

Bolingbroke meaning in General Dictionary

1st Lancastrian king of England from 1399 to 1413; deposed Richard II and suppressed rebellions (1367-1413)

Sentence Examples with the word Bolingbroke

In August St John, who had on the 7th of July been created Viscount Bolingbroke and Baron St John of Lydiard Tregoze, went to France to conduct negotiations, and signed an armistice between England and France for four months on the 19th.

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