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  1. 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

Historical Examples of boadicea

  • The Romans from over the sea were the most dangerous enemies of Boadicea and her people.

    True Stories of Wonderful Deeds


  • 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

British Dictionary definitions for boadicea


  1. another name for Boudicca
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