Wild Edric


Wild Edric
   see *Edric the Wild.

A Dictionary of English folklore. . 2014.

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  • Edric the Wild —    A Saxon lord owning land along the Welsh Border at the time of the Norman Conquest, who became a focus for several legends. According to Walter *Map, he kidnapped a most beautiful fairy woman, whom he saw dancing and singing with her sisters… …   A Dictionary of English folklore

  • Eadric the Wild — was a leader of English resistance to the Norman Conquest, active in western Mercia. Lineage Eadric was apparently the nephew or grandson of Eadric Streona, ealdorman of Mercia under Ethelred the Unready. He held extensive lands in Shropshire,… …   Wikipedia

  • De nugis curialium — (Medieval Latin: Of courtier trifles ) is the major surviving work of the 12th century Latin author Walter Map. He was an English courtier of Welsh descent, probably born in Herefordshire, whose studies and employment took him to Canterbury,… …   Wikipedia

  • Eadric Streona — Eadric or Edric Streona (died 1017) was an ealdorman of the Saxon Mercians. Streona appears to have meant the Grasper . Royal favour According to Florence of Worcester, Eadric was of non noble birth but advanced to high dignity through the favour …   Wikipedia

  • Chasse fantastique — La chasse sauvage de Wotan, par F. W. Heine La chasse fantastique, chasse aérienne, chasse sauvage dans la désignation générique, est une légende présente dans un grand nombre de pays, le Centre et le Nord de l Europe, et dans la plupart des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chasse sauvage — Chasse fantastique La chasse sauvage de Wotan, par F. W. Heine La chasse fantastique, chasse aérienne, chasse sauvage dans la désignation générique, est une légende présente dans un grand nombre de pays, le Centre et le Nord de l Europe, et dans… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Long-distance footpaths in the United Kingdom — The following long distance footpaths can be found in the United Kingdom:England and Wales: National TrailsNational Trails are distinguished by being maintained by the National Trails organization [http://www.nationaltrail.co.uk/] . As of|April… …   Wikipedia

  • Stiperstones — Infobox Mountain Name = Stiperstones Photo = Stiperstones.jpg Caption = Manstone Rock Elevation = 536 m (1759 ft) Location = Shropshire, ENG Prominence = 357 m Parent peak = Plynlimon Coordinates = Topographic OS Landranger 137 Grid ref UK… …   Wikipedia