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Eadmund I

[ed-muh nd, ey-uh d-moo nd] /ˈɛd mənd, ˈeɪ ədˌmʊnd/
noun
1.

Eadmund II

noun
1.

Edmund II

or Eadmund II

noun
1.
("Ironside") a.d. c980–1016, English king 1016: defeated by Canute.
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  • Nor was eadmund displeased with the freedom, but at that last saying he laughed outright.

    Wulfric the Weapon Thane Charles W. Whistler
  • Now, have you noted any envy at the favour in which he is held by eadmund?

    Wulfric the Weapon Thane Charles W. Whistler
  • So I went back and told eadmund, knowing full well what his answer would be.

    Wulfric the Weapon Thane Charles W. Whistler
  • In 944, however, eadmund subdued all Northumbria, and expelled its Danish kings.

    Early Britain Grant Allen
  • So Lodbrok came, and he and the king looked long at one another before eadmund spoke.

    Wulfric the Weapon Thane Charles W. Whistler
  • Then eadmund rose up from his place, and went towards the king.

    King Olaf's Kinsman Charles Whistler
  • It was in my mind to see eadmund and leave him at once, before Streone knew that any man had come into the town, if I could.

    King Olaf's Kinsman Charles Whistler
  • As we went towards the horses, I told him, therefore, of what had been said of eadmund and Cnut.

    King Olaf's Kinsman Charles Whistler
  • And this I told to eadmund and the earl, who could not but listen to me.

    Wulfric the Weapon Thane Charles W. Whistler
  • "I cannot tell how he has heard that," eadmund said, and he looked puzzled.

    King Olaf's Kinsman Charles Whistler
British Dictionary definitions for eadmund

Edmund II

noun
1.
called Edmund Ironside. ?980–1016, king of England in 1016. His succession was contested by Canute and they divided the kingdom between them
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