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Wiktionary

  1. Edmund(ProperNoun)

    , borne by early English kings and saints.

  2. Origin: ead + mund.

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  1. Edmund

    Edmund or Edmond is a fictional character and the main antagonist in William Shakespeare's King Lear. He is the illegitimate son of the Earl of Gloucester, and the younger brother of Edgar, the Earl's legitimate son. Early on in the play, Edmund resolves to get rid of his brother, then his father, and become Earl in his own right. He later flirts with both Goneril and Regan and attempts to play them off against each other.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Edmund in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Edmund in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Terri Sewell:

    There is an urgent need to protect the progress we have made since the courageous Foot Soldiers of the Voting Rights Movement dared to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge 50 years ago. We have inherited their legacy, and the fight to ensure that all Americans can participate in our political process continues today, the updated coverage formula in this bill will ensure that states, like Alabama, are required to obtain federal preclearance for changes to voting practices and procedures that could have a discriminatory impact.

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