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Dared you break the crust and bullyrag 'em—hot, fierce and angry, what wide beaks buzz plain Saxon as ever spoke Witenagemot!Figures of Earth|James Branch Cabell
The manor of Cheddar was a royal demesne in Saxon times, and the witenagemot was held there in 966 and 968.
The missionaries (like the Bishops in a Witenagemot) and the chief British officials are usually present.Impressions of South Africa|James Bryce
It had always existed in one form or another, extending back continuously to the "witenagemot" of the Anglo-Saxons.An Introduction to the Industrial and Social History of England|Edward Potts Cheyney
In the "great meeting" of the Witenagemot or Assembly of the Wise lay the rule of the realm.History of the English People, Volume I (of 8)|John Richard Green