Sentence Examples


  • The name, of which the Tene, Tayne and Thane are older forms. is derived from the Icelandic thing, " assembly" or "court."
  • This Harding the thane was son of Elnod or Alnod,.
  • Thane Wallaf has to be relieved from fiscal exactions when his estate is converted from folkland into bookland (c.o.
  • The word thane was used in Scotland until the 15th century, to describe an hereditary non-military tenant of the crown.
  • Macduff's cave near Kincraig Point is believed traditionally to have been that in which the thane took refuge from Macbeth.