Alfred the Great(redirected from Alfred "The Great" of Wessex)
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Alfred the Great(ˈælfrɪd)
(Biography) 849–99, king of Wessex (871–99) and overlord of England, who defeated the Danes and encouraged learning and writing in English
Al′fred the Great′(ˈæl frɪd, -frɛd)
A.D. 849–899, king of the West Saxons 871–899.