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Wilfred

[wil-frid] /ˈwɪl frɪd/
noun
1.
a male given name: from Old English words meaning “will” and “peace.”.
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Wilfrid

/ˈwɪlfrɪd/
noun
1.
Saint. 634–709 ad, English churchman; bishop of York (?663–?703). At the Synod of Whitby (664) he argued successfully that Celtic practices should be replaced by Roman ones in the English Church. Feast day: Oct 12
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