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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Athelstan 895?-939. King of Mercia and Wessex (924?-939) who was the first Saxon ruler to establish his authority over all of England.

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  • proper n. A Saxon ruler from 895-939

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  • n. the first Saxon ruler who extended his kingdom to include nearly all of England (895-939)

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