Ethelbert

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Eth·el·bert

 (ĕth′əl-bûrt′) 552?-616.
Anglo-Saxon king who ruled all of Britain south of the Humber, was converted to Christianity by Saint Augustine (597), and codified English law (604).

Ethelbert

(ˈɛθəlˌbɜːt) or

Æthelbert

n
(Biography) Saint. ?552–616 ad, king of Kent (560–616): converted to Christianity by St Augustine; issued the earliest known code of English laws. Feast day: Feb 24 or 25

Eth•el•bert

(ˈɛθ əlˌbɜrt)

n.
A.D. 552?–616, king of Kent 560–616.
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116) oorum naman caerse nemneo c1000 Naes hit lengra fyrst (Beowulf: 134) c858 IIII oxnum gers (Charter of Aethelberht in OE Texts: 438) c825 HE 3efaeh swe swe 3i3ent to (Vesp.
List at least 5 sentences (or dooms) decreed by King Aethelberht of Kent.
The first Anglo-Saxon royal convert to Christianity, King AEthelberht of Kent (d.