Word Origin and History for etheldred
Anglo-Saxon fem. proper name, Old English Æðelðryð, literally "of noble strength" (see Audrey).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for etheldred
Etheldred could not help being gratified with the indignation it excited.
Etheldred May and Meta Rivers were together in the drawing-room.
These years had dealt more kindly with Etheldred's outward appearance.
This enterprise was atchiued by Etheldred duke of Mercia in the absence of the king, as Matth.Holinshed Chronicles, Volume I, Complete
He would scarcely have thus spoken to any one but Etheldred, to whom, as well as to himself, it seemed mere matter-of-fact.