ealdorman

  • 1Ealdorman — est un terme anglo saxon signifiant littéralement « homme aîné » (elder man). Il désigne l homme placé à la tête d un comté dans l Angleterre anglo saxonne entre le IXe siècle et le règne de Knut le Grand. L ealdorman est un… …

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  • 2Ealdorman —   [ ɛːldəmən], angelsächsisches Amt, Alderman. (Earl) …

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  • 3ealdorman — [ôl′dər mən, āl′dər mən] n. Anglo Saxon History the chief officer in a shire; alderman …

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  • 4Ealdorman — An ealdorman (modern alderman) was the prior magistrate of an Anglo Saxon shire from 900 to the time of the Danes. The ealdorman, rendered in Latin as dux or (in early West Saxon charters) præfectus (which is also the equivalent of gerefa ,… …

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  • 5Ealdorman — In der vom 9. und 10. bis ins 11. Jahrhundert nach Christus etablierten angelsächsisch dänischen Herrschaftsordnung im frühen England stand der Ealdorman (dt. Aldermann, latinisierte Form Comes) an der Spitze eines Shire (=Grafschaft), der… …

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  • 6Ealdorman — Ealderman Eal der*man, Ealdorman Eal dor*man, n. An alderman. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7ealdorman — see ealderman * * * /awl deuhr meuhn/, n., pl. ealdormen. Obs. alderman. Also, ealderman. * * * ealdorman obsolete form of ↑alderman …

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  • 8ealdorman — noun Etymology: Old English more at alderman Date: before 12th century the chief officer in a district (as a shire) in Anglo Saxon England …

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  • 9ealdorman — /awl deuhr meuhn/, n., pl. ealdormen. Obs. alderman. Also, ealderman. * * * …

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  • 10ealdorman — noun the chief magistrate of a shire in Anglo Saxon England …

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  • 11Ealdorman — Noble of the highest social rank in AS England, appointed by the king to govern a Shire …

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  • 12ealdorman — eal·dor·man …

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  • 13ealdorman — eal•dor•man [[t]ˈɔl dər mən[/t]] n. pl. men why the chief magistrate of a shire in Anglo Saxon England • Etymology: bef. 900; < OE; see alderman …

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  • 14Ælfhere, Ealdorman of Mercia — Ælfhere (floruit 956 ndash;983) was ealdorman of Mercia. His family, along with those of Æthelstan Half King and Æthelstan Rota, was one of those which rose to greatness in the middle third of the 10th century. In the reign of Edward the Martyr,… …

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  • 15Ordgar, Ealdorman of Devon — (died 971) was an English West Country landowner notable as a presumed close advisor of Edgar the Peaceful, king of England, and as the father of Ælfthryth, the king s third wife and mother of Æthelred the Unready. Ordgar was created an Ealdorman …

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  • 16Muiredach (ealdorman) — Muiredach (fl. 958–963) was an ealdorman (Latin: dux) in northern England in the reign of Edgar the Peaceable. He is recorded in subscriptions to two royal charters. The first, Sawyer 679, is a grant by King Edgar to Oscytel, Archbishop of York… …

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  • 17Æthelwine, Ealdorman of East Anglia — Æthelwine (died 992) was ealdorman of East Anglia and one of the leading noblemen in the kingdom of England in the later 10th century. As with his kinsmen, the principal source for his life is Byrhtferth s life of Oswald of Worcester. Although… …

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  • 18Æthelred (Ealdorman) — Der Ealdorman Æthelred (auch Aethelred, Ethelred, Ethered; † 911) war von ca. 883 bis 911 Vize König des angelsächsischen Königreichs Mercia. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Quelle 3 Literatur 4 …

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  • 19Ælfhelm, Ealdorman of York — Aelfhelm is listed in Prosopography of Anglo Saxon England as Ealdorman of Southern Northumbria and brother of Wulfric Spot. According to John of Worcester, Ælfhelm was invited to a feast with Eadric Streona in 1006. Afterwards during a hunting… …

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  • 20Æthelwald, Ealdorman of East Anglia — Æthelwald (died 962) was ealdorman of East Anglia. He is mentioned in Byrhtferth s life of Oswald of Worcester along with other members of his family.He was probably the oldest son of Æthelstan Half King and succeeded to some of his father s… …

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