Famous people As only name. Władysław I Herman (ca. 1044–1102), Duke of Poland; Władysław I the Elbow-high (1261–1333), King of Poland; Władysław II Jagiełło (1351–1434), Grand Duke of Lithuania and King of Poland
- Old-Slavic native
- possessor of the glory, fame
Whatever may be the case in Polish, Elbow-high as an equivalent of "ell" is good etymology but bad English. The English ell is twice the length to the elbow, 45 inches, 114.3 cm. The English ell is twice the length to the elbow, 45 inches, 114.3 cm.
Władysław IV Vasa or Ladislaus IV of Poland (9 June 1595 – 20 May 1648) was King of Poland, Grand Duke of Lithuania and titular King of Sweden, who ruled from 1632 until his death in 1648. Władysław IV was the eldest son of Sigismund III Vasa (Polish: Zygmunt III Waza ) and his wife, Anna Habsburg of Austria .
Władysław was forced to accept the terms of his nephew, because his eldest and only son at that time, Zbigniew, was born from a union not recognized by the church. Władysław's relations with Henry considerably improved after Judith of Bohemia died and Władysław married Henry's sister Judith, dowager queen of Hungary, in 1089.
Jogaila (), later Władysław II Jagiełło (Polish pronunciation: [vwaˈdɨswaf jaˈɡʲɛwːɔ] ()) (c. 1352/1362 – 1 June 1434) was the Grand Duke of Lithuania (1377–1434) and then the King of Poland (1386–1434), first alongside his wife Jadwiga until 1399, and then sole King of Poland.
Władysław I Herman (b. ca. 1044 - d. 4 June 1102), was a Duke of Poland from 1079 until his death.. He was the second son of Casimir I the Restorer by his wife Maria Dobroniega, daughter of Vladimir the Great, Grand Duke of Kiev.
Jul 27, 2018 · Władysław the Short or Elbow-high (or Ladislaus I of Poland, Polish: Władysław I Łokietek; 1261 - March 2, 1333), was a King of Poland. He was a Duke until 1300, and Prince of Kraków from 1305 until his coronation as King on January 20, 1320.
Władysław si Pendek atau Ladislaus I dari Poland, Bahasa Poland: Władysław I Łokietek; 1261 – 2 Mac 1333), ialah seorang Raja Poland.Baginda merupakan Duke sehingga 1300, dan Putera Kraków dari 1305 hingga dimahkotakan sebagai Raja pada 20 Januari 1320.
The Piast dynasty was the first historical ruling dynasty of Poland. The first documented Polish monarch was Duke Mieszko I (c. 930–992). The Piasts' royal rule in Poland ended in 1370 with the death of king Casimir III the Great.