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  • THEGN, or Thane, an Anglo-Saxon word meaning an attendant, servant, retainer or official, and cognate with Gr.
  • The word thane was used in Scotland until the 15th century, to describe an hereditary non-military tenant of the crown.
  • Frontispiece bears legend: 'Lord Pevensey sacrificing the Thane of Fife in his jealous rage '.
  • Frontispiece bears legend: 'Lord Pevensey sacrificing the Thane of Fife in his jealous rage '.
  • One is of the yeoman 's son of a Saxon village Thane, as was Michael 's Robin.

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