Definition of Edwy in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɛdwi/
(also Eadwig)
(D.959), king of England 955-7. He was probably only 15 years old when he became king; after Mercia and Northumbria renounced him in favour of his brother Edgar, he ruled over only the lands south of the Thames.

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