Cyning


Cyning
OldEngl. for king. Its OldEngl. cognate konungr is found in such placenames as Conington (Cambs), Conisborough and Coningsby.

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  • cyning — m ( es/ as) king, ruler; God, Christ; 2 Satan …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • cyning- — see cyne …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • cyningǽðe — m? ( es/ as) man entitled to take oath as a king s thane …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • cyning — king …   The Old English to English

  • eorðcyning — m ( es/ as) earthly king, king of the country, king of the land …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • gúðcyning — gúðcyning2 m ( es/ as) warrior king …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • sǽcyning — m ( es/ as) sea king, a king who was powerful on the sea …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • þrýðcyning — m ( es/ as) king of glory, mighty king, God …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • king — cyning …   English to the Old English

  • List of monarchs of Northumbria — Lists of the kings of Anglo Saxon England This article is part of a series Essex Mercia …   Wikipedia


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