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Of·fa

 (ô′fə) Died 796.
King of Mercia (757-796). With Charlemagne he signed the first recorded English commercial treaty (796).

Offa

(ˈɒfə)
n
(Biography) died 796 ad, king of Mercia (757–796), who constructed an earthwork (Offa's Dyke) between Wales and Mercia

OFFA

(ˈɒfə)
n acronym for
1. (Zoology) Orthopaedic Foundation for Animals
2. Orthopaedic Foundation for Animals
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When King Offa ruled in Mercia, about a hundred and fifty years later, he restored Christianity, and under its protection the nunnery of St.
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