Ethelbert, Saint \(King of Kent\)

Ethelbert, Saint \(King of Kent\)
Ethelbert, Saint \(King of Kent\)
King of Kent, a worshipper of Odin well into his adulthood, converted to Christianity, d. 616. Biography

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  • Ethelbert — noun Anglo Saxon king of Kent who was converted to Christianity by Saint Augustine; codified English law (552 616) • Instance Hypernyms: ↑king, ↑male monarch, ↑Rex * * * /eth euhl berrt /, n. 1. A.D. 552? 616, king of Kent 560 616. 2. a male… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ethelbert — (d. 616)    Saint and Monarch.    Ethelbert succeeded to the Kingdom of Kent in 560 and was married to bertha, a Christian princess from France. He is remembered for encouraging St augustine of canterbury’s mission to England in 597. Thus… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

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  • Aethelred of Kent — Infobox Saint name=Aethelred of Kent birth date=seventh century death date=c. 669 feast day=17 October (translation of relics)cite web | last =Rabenstein | first =Katherine | title =Ethelbert (Ædilberct, Ethelbricht) and Ethelred of Kent MM (AC)… …   Wikipedia

  • Æthelberht (Kent) — Kent in angelsächsischer Zeit Statue Æthelberht von Kents Æthelberht I. (auch Æþelbryht, Æþelbyrht, Aedilberct, Eðilberht, Eþelbriht ode …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Augustine of Canterbury, Saint — born , Rome? died May 26, 604/605, Canterbury, Kent, Eng.; feast day May 26 in England and Wales, May 28 elsewhere First archbishop of Canterbury. A Benedictine prior in Rome, he was chosen by Pope Gregory I to lead 40 monks as missionaries to… …   Universalium

  • Æthelburg of Kent — Infobox Saint name=Saint Ethelburga birth date=c. late 6th century death date=c. 647 feast day=April 5 venerated in=Roman Catholic Church; Anglican Communion imagesize= caption= birth place=Kent, England death place=Lyminge, Kent, England… …   Wikipedia

  • Paulinus, Saint — ▪ English bishop born 584?, Rome [Italy] died 644, Rochester, Kent, Eng.; feast day October 10       Italian missionary who converted Northumbria to Christianity, became the first bishop of York, and was later made archbishop of Rochester.… …   Universalium

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