Sentence Examples


  • Uhtred was slain by the orders of Canute, who gave the province to Eric (Eirikr) earl of Lade.
  • No one save the king had the right of jurisdiction over him, while by a law of Canute we learn that he paid a larger heriot than an ordinary thegn.
  • First abbess of the convent founded by King Canute in Coventry in England.
  • As a gift King Canute returned some of the land that had been taken from the Bishops of Durham by his Viking ancestors.
  • Even King Canute was not so deluded as to think he could actually reverse the tide.

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