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offa British & World English

Off of; off from

Offa British & World English

(D.796), king of Mercia 757–96. He organized the construction of Offa’s Dyke

Offa's Dyke British & World English

A series of earthworks marking the traditional boundary between England and Wales, running from near the mouth of the Wye to near the mouth of the Dee, originally constructed by Offa in the second half of the 8th century to mark the boundary established by his wars with the Welsh