Sentence Examples with the word Egbert

The preface to the prose life of Cuthbert proves that he had stayed at Lindisfarne prior to 721, while the Epistle to Egbert shows that he had visited him at York in 733.

In the time of Archbishop Egbert (732-766) and of Alcuin, at first a scholar and afterwards master of the cloister school, York became one of the most celebrated places of education in Europe.

In Saxony, and his son, taking the same attitude, assisted Egbert II., margrave of Meissen, in the rising of 1088.