Modred


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Modred

(ˈməʊdrɪd) or

Mordred

n
(European Myth & Legend) (in Arthurian legend) a knight of the Round Table who rebelled against and killed his uncle King Arthur
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Layamon tells many wonderful stories of Arthur, from the time he was born to his last great battle in which he was killed, fighting against the rebel Modred.
Modred heard that and he against him came With unnumbered folk.
He provides Arthur with a father, King Uther, makes of Arthur's wars against the Saxons only his youthful exploits, relates at length how Arthur conquered almost all of Western Europe, and adds to the earlier story the figures of Merlin, Guenevere, Modred, Gawain, Kay, and Bedivere.
The 55-year-old, from Modred Street, Toxteth, appeared before a sitting of Belfast Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.
After vanquishing the evil wizard Modred with his magical sword Excalibur, King Uther Pendragon (Eric Bana) and his wife are killed by his ambitious brother Vortigen (Jude Law).
Urban surveys the house windows to see if curtain movement betrays anyone spying (a hint of Modred in Malory).
Gluck, The States as Laboratories of Statutory Interpretation: Methodological Consensus and the New Modred Textualism, 119 YALE L.
The film follows the legend of King Arthur (sort of ) and has Stanley Baker playing Arthur's mortal enemy Modred.
The lead in Beauty In The Beast was devised with him in mind, as were the role of Hamlet in The Shakespeare Suite, Arthur in Arthur and Modred and the title role in Cyrano.
8) While this notion owes something to contemporary geology, another one written about 1833 frames the poetic project in theological terms, identifying Arthur as "Religious Faith" and Modred as "the sceptical understanding," and proposing two Guineveres, the first being primitive Christianity and the second Roman Catholicism.
This is contradicted (for narrative reasons) in the subsequent Idyll "Guinevere" (15-16; hereafter G), where we are told that the Saxons are still "heathen" and that Modred is plotting with them to overthrow Arthur.
In In re Genetically Modred Rice Litigation, a class of U.