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Hardecanute

[hahr-duh-kuh-noot, -nyoot] /ˌhɑr də kəˈnut, -ˈnyut/
noun
1.
1019?–42, king of Denmark 1035–42, king of England 1040–42 (son of Canute).
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British Dictionary definitions for Hardecanute

Hardecanute

/ˈhɑːdɪkəˌnjuːt/
noun
1.
same as Harthacanute

Harthacanute

/ˈhɑːθəkəˌnjuːt/
noun
1.
?1019–42, king of Denmark (1035–42) and of England (1040–42); son of Canute
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Encyclopedia Article for Hardecanute

also spelled Hardicanute or Harthacnut, Danish Hardeknud king of Denmark from 1028 to 1042 and of England from 1040 to 1042.

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