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Clovis I

(Chlodowech; Chlodwig; ca. 466–511). King of Salian Franks; founded Frankish monarchy; his wife Clotilda persuaded him to be baptized 496; built Ch. of Holy Apostles (later called St. Geneviève), Paris; convoked first Council of Orleans* 511. See also France, 1.

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