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Example sentences from the Web for aethelstan
In England we find the "beating of the bounds" observed under Alfred and Aethelstan, whose laws mention it.Legends of Loudoun|Harrison Williams
At this time a king called Aethelstan had taken the Kingdom of England.Heimskringla|Snorri Sturlason
Guthrum was fain to accept, so he was baptized, and received at Alfred's hands the new name of Aethelstan.
Having thus become the over-lord of all Britain, Edward died in 925, leaving the throne to his son Aethelstan.