Two other bastards were placed on the episcopal throne of Liege, an illegitimate brother on that of Cambrai.
Filled with enthusiasm for the Socratic idea of virtue, he founded a school of his own in the Cynosarges, the hall of the bastards (P6001).
Of these bastards the most important is Robert, earl of Gloucester, upon whom fell the main burden of defending Matilda's title against Stephen.
And sent his relatives Ippolito and Alessandro, both minors and bastards, to Florence under the tutorship of Cardinal Silvio Passerini.
Notwithstanding their sacred service, the Nethinim were regarded by later Jewish tradition as especially degraded, being placed in tables of precedence below bastards (Talm.
3) it is stated that the prohibition against intermarriage with the Moabites, Ammonites, Egyptians and Edomites, though given in the Bible, only applied for a certain number of generations and did not apply at all to their daughters, but, it is added, "Bastards and Nethinim are prohibited (to marry Israelites), and this prohibition is perpetual and applies both to males and females."
The favour he showed his bastards led to protest from the nobles, and to conflicts between his sons legitimate and illegitimate.
It is said that a thousand bastards (the "children of the Harra") were born in consequence of these days.
The principal names of the Dionysian period (1284-1325) which is illustrated in the Cancioneiro da Vaticana are the king himself and his bastards D.
For instance, the concubine was not raised, like the wife, to her husband's rank, nor were her children legitimate, though they enjoyed legal rights forbidden to mere bastards, e.g.
To these were added, from the time of Louis XIV., the princes legitimes, recognized bastards of the sovereign, who ranked next after the princes of the blood.
Among his bastards the most famous were the children of Gabrielle d'Estrees - Caesar, duke of Vendome, Alexander of Vendome, and Catherine Henriette, duchess of Elbeuf.
His children therefore were bastards, the offspring of a bigamous union.
Without his help. The first, which lessened Norman aggression in his kingdom, was William the Bastards conquest of England (1066); the second was the First Crusade preached by the French pope Urban II.
The right of bastards to inherit the mother's property is recognized, and the age of consent has been placed at sixteen years.