- died a.d. 455, Jutish chief (brother of Hengist).
- Military. a British glider of World War II designed to land troops or equipment in airborne operations.
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Examples from the Web for horsa
I am Hengist and Horsa; I am of the ancient heroes, even legendary to them.The Mutiny of the Elsinore
The blood and the tradition of Hengist and Horsa are in his veins.Revolution and Other Essays
The former were Engist and Horsa, the latter are engines and horses.The Handbook of Conundrums
Edith B. Ordway
They were commanded by Horsa and Hengist, brothers, and sons of Wihtgils.Old English Chronicles
Does he find anything injurious to morals or religion in Hengist and Horsa?
- died ?455 ad, leader, with his brother Hengist, of the first Jutish settlers in BritainSee also Hengist
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