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Edwy Syllabification: Ed·wy
Pronunciation: /ˈedwē/
(also Eadwigˈedwiɡ)

Definition of Edwy in English:

( Died 959), king of England 955–957. He was about 15 years old when he became king. After Mercia and Northumbria renounced him in favor of his brother Edgar, he ruled over only the lands south of the Thames River.

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