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Eadberht [Eadbert]locked

(d. 768)
  • David Rollason

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Eadberht [Eadbert] (d. 768), king of Northumbria, was a cousin of his predecessor Ceolwulf who abdicated in his favour in 737. Like Ceolwulf, Eadberht descended from the collateral Northumbrian royal line of Ocga, son of the Ida who became the first Bernician king of the Northumbrians...

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Oxford Medieval Texts
Bede, ed. and trans. B. Colgrave & R. A. B. Mynors, OMT (1969); repr. (1991)
D. Whitelock, D. C. Douglas, & S. I. Tucker, eds. and trans., (1961)
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