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[ed-win, ey-uh d-win-uh]
  1. Edwin(def 1).
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Historical Examples

  • Eadwine completed and consolidated the conquests of his predecessors.

    A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)

    Samuel R. Gardiner.

  • Eadwine and Morkere of Northumberland must have looked at that with regretful eyes.

    The Normans

    Sarah Orne Jewett

  • His prayers were heard; Eadwine was baptized, and made his capital, York, the seat of the bishopric of Paulinus.

  • For some years Eadwine had been in hiding, at one time with Welsh princes, at another time with English kings.

  • Kent was still the only Christian kingdom, and Eadwine was obliged to promise to his wife protection for her Christian worship.