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Ael·fric(ăl′frĭk) Known as "Grammaticus." 955?-1020?
Anglo-Saxon abbot noted as the author of works in Old English, such as Catholic Homilies and Lives of the Saints, as well as a Latin grammar.
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(Biography) called Grammaticus. ?955–?1020, English abbot, writer, and grammarian
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( “Ælfric Grammaticus”; “Ælfric the Grammarian” ) A.D. c955–c1020, English abbot and writer.
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