EXAMPLES | noun Stephen, c1165–1228, English theologian, historian, and poet: archbishop of Canterbury.
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I lost a pot of money last night to
Langton, and have n't got it to pay him.
Men they were who inherited the blood of the saintly
Langton and of his lordly Barons.
“I am afraid there is very little hope of that,” answered
“The sound travels further than you suppose,” answered
“Keep quiet, and trust to us,” said
Langton, seizing him by one arm. British Dictionary definitions for langton noun Stephen. ?1150–1228, English cardinal; archbishop of Canterbury (1213–28). He was consecrated archbishop by Pope Innocent III in 1207 but was kept out of his see by King John until 1213. He was partly responsible for the Magna Carta (1215)
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