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ETHELRED THE UNREADY noun
Definition of Ethelred the Unready (noun)
- king of the English who succeeded to the throne after his half-brother Edward the Martyr was murdered; he struggled unsuccessfully against the invading Danes (969-1016)
- synonyms: Ethelred, Ethelred II
Source: Princeton University Wordnet