Ealderman
Ealderman Eal"der*man, Ealdorman Eal"dor*man, n. An alderman. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • ealderman — eal·der·man …   English syllables

  • ealderman — /eldarman/, or ealdorman /oldarman/ The name of a Saxon magistrate; alderman; analogous to earl among the Danes, and senator among the Romans. See alderman …   Black's law dictionary

  • ealderman — /eldarman/, or ealdorman /oldarman/ The name of a Saxon magistrate; alderman; analogous to earl among the Danes, and senator among the Romans. See alderman …   Black's law dictionary

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  • Ealdorman — Ealderman Eal der*man, Ealdorman Eal dor*man, n. An alderman. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ealdorman — see ealderman * * * /awl deuhr meuhn/, n., pl. ealdormen. Obs. alderman. Also, ealderman. * * * ealdorman obsolete form of ↑alderman …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mercia — This article is about the Anglo Saxon kingdom. For the Spanish city, see Murcia. For other uses, see Mercia (disambiguation). Kingdom of Mercia Miercna rīce ← …   Wikipedia

  • England [2] — England (Gesch.). I. Älteste Zeit bis zur Ankunft der Römer 55 v. Chr. Die ältesten Nachrichten über die Bewohner E s stammen von Pytheas (320–330 v. Chr.) her, dessen Landsleute, die Massilier, auf dem Landwege eine Handelsverbindung mit Ictis… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • ealdorman — /awl deuhr meuhn/, n., pl. ealdormen. Obs. alderman. Also, ealderman. * * * …   Universalium

  • fyrd — /ferrd/, n. 1. the militia in Anglo Saxon England. 2. the duty to serve in this militia. [ < OE fyrd, fierd, akin to faran to go, FARE] * * * ▪ Anglo Saxon militia       tribal militia like arrangement existing in Anglo Saxon England from… …   Universalium

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