Definitions for edwardˈɛd wərd
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Edward, Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor(noun)
King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972)
Edward, Edward VII, Albert Edward(noun)
King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910)
Edward, Edward VI(noun)
King of England and Ireland from 1547 to 1553; son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour; died of tuberculosis (1537-1553)
Edward, Edward V(noun)
King of England who was crowned at the age of 13 on the death of his father Edward IV but was immediately confined to the Tower of London where he and his younger brother were murdered (1470-1483)
Edward, Edward IV(noun)
King of England from 1461 to 1470 and from 1471 to 1483; was dethroned in 1470 but regained the throne in 1471 by his victory at the battle of Tewkesbury (1442-1483)
Edward, Edward III(noun)
son of Edward II and King of England from 1327-1377; his claim to the French throne provoked the Hundred Years' War; his reign was marked by an epidemic of the Black Plague and by the emergence of the House of Commons as the powerful arm of British Parliament (1312-1377)
Edward, Edward II(noun)
King of England from 1307 to 1327 and son of Edward I; was defeated at Bannockburn by the Scots led by Robert the Bruce; was deposed and died in prison (1284-1327)
Edward, Edward I(noun)
King of England from 1272 to 1307; conquered Wales (1239-1307)
Edward, Prince Edward, Edward Antony Richard Louis(noun)
third son of Elizabeth II (born in 1964)
Edward, Black Prince(noun)
son of Edward III who defeated the French at Crecy and Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War (1330-1376)
Origin: ead + weard.
Edward is a traditional murder ballad existing in several variants. In English its versions were collected by Francis James Child as Child ballad number 13. The Roud number is 200.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'edward' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1466
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'edward' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3292
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Edward's digging up and out, Mike's digging, Jeff's digging, Robert's digging.
Edward Snowden did more to create a future with many clouds in many locations than any tech company has done.
Edward Heath does feature as part of Operation Whistle, currently investigating historical allegations of abuse in Jersey.
It does not fit someone who is trying to promote himself to be a prime minister of a country, to play the role of Julian Assange or Edward Snowden.
I think Edward Snowden has been terribly destructive, he has been less than forthcoming. It was a very slanted portrayal about what the NSA does, and he knows it.
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