meaning of brunanburh

brunanburh meaning in General Dictionary

a battle in 937 when Athelstan defeated the Scots

Sentence Examples with the word brunanburh

In the reign of his successor lEthelstan, however, they joined with the Scots and Norwegians in attempts to overthrow the English supremacy, attempts which were ended by their defeat at the battle of Brunanburh in 937.

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