- died a.d. 62, queen of the Iceni: leader of an unsuccessful revolt against the Romans in Britain.
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Examples from the Web for boadicea
The Romans from over the sea were the most dangerous enemies of Boadicea and her people.
Some of them came to Boadicea's land, and took a part of it and of her riches.
The Boadicea had been dismantled, and her anchor was never seen for six months.
For many years after this episode the Boadicea continued her trading.
Boadicea in her girlhood must have been rather like Jane Hubbard.The Girl on the Boat
Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
- another name for Boudicca
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