st. edward the martyr

st. edward the martyr

noun
King of England who was a son of Edgar; he was challenged for the throne by supporters of his half-brother Ethelred II who eventually murdered him (963-978) [syn: Edward the Martyr
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: st. edward the confessor
Next Definition: st. eleutherius
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for St. Edward the Martyr
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing St. Edward the Martyr
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature