Also Ead·wine [ed-win, ey-uhd-win-uh] /ˈɛd wɪn, ˈeɪ ədˌwɪn ə/ . a.d. 585?–633, king of Northumbria 617–633.
a male given name: from Old English words meaning “rich, happy” and “friend.”
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Then a fat, untidy old man appeared in the doorway of a cubicle within the shop, and Edwin Clayhanger blushed.
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She was in a dream of oily odours and monstrous iron constructions, dominated by the grand foreman: and Edwin was in the dream.
Towards the evening of the same day, she had made herself quite sure that Edwin Clayhanger would call that night.
Edwin had to brace himself again, for an assault upon the fastness of the stationmaster.
British Dictionary definitions for Edwin
?585–633 ad, king of Northumbria (617–633) and overlord of all England except Kent
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