æþeling

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

æþele +‎ -ing.

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Noun[edit]

æþeling m (nominative plural æþelingas)

  1. prince, hero
    Æðelstan cyning and his broðor eac, Eadmund æðeling: King Athelstan, and his brother too, Prince Edmund. — The Battle of Brunanburh