Rex Anglorum

Lit. 'king of the English'. Latin phrase used from the 10c until late in the 12c, when it began to be replaced by rex Angliae. The first rex Anglorum was Aethelstan. Titles used by English and Norman kings were various but all were kings of people not of places. King John was the first rex Angliae.

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