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Saint Edward the Confessor

Definitions of Saint Edward the Confessor
  1. noun
    son of Ethelred the Unready; King of England from 1042 to 1066; he founded Westminster Abbey where he was eventually buried (1003-1066)
    synonyms: Edward the Confessor, St. Edward the Confessor
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    King of England, King of Great Britain
    the sovereign ruler of England
    saint
    a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
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