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Uther

[yoo-ther]
noun Arthurian Romance.
  1. king of Britain and father of Arthur.
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Also called U·ther Pen·drag·on.
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Examples from the Web for uther

Historical Examples

  • He heard a voice which said, "This is not our king; this is not the son of Uther."

    King Arthur and His Knights

    Maude L. Radford

  • And the children of Hengist are traitors and rebels—not the heirs of Ambrosius and Uther.

    Harold, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton

  • The smallest was hurled first, and Uther pitched it one hundred feet.

  • Aurelius and Uther, he committed to the care of Guethelin for their education.

  • He's uther got to go back'ards or forrerds, or jump sideways.

    The Bishop and the Boogerman

    Joel Chandler Harris


British Dictionary definitions for uther

Uther

Uther Pendragon

noun
  1. (in Arthurian legend) a king of Britain and father of Arthur
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