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[glen-dou-er, glen-dou-er]
  1. Owen,1359?–1416?, Welsh rebel against Henry IV of England.
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Examples from the Web for glendower

Historical Examples

  • She was glad to know that Flora was going to spend a couple of days at Glendower.

    The Children of Wilton Chase

    Mrs. L. T. Meade

  • She'll go to Glendower with father and Basil, and won't she gush just!

  • Do you expect me to go with you to-day to Glendower, father?

  • I hope you are getting all your possessions together for our visit to Glendower.

  • "Ay, Glendower, for misgovernment is universal," rejoined Wolfe.

    The Disowned, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton

British Dictionary definitions for glendower


  1. Owen, Welsh name Owain Glyndŵr. ?1350–?1416, Welsh chieftain, who led a revolt against Henry IV's rule in Wales (1400–15)
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