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  • (Redirected from Ealdormen) Jump to: navigation, search. An ealdorman (from Old English ealdorman, lit. " elder man") is the term used for a high-ranking royal official and prior magistrate of an Anglo-Saxon shire or group of shires from about the ninth century to the time of King Cnut. — “Ealdorman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • E [+] Earls and ealdormen of East Anglia (1 C, 6 P) Y [×] Earls and ealdormen of York (5 Pages in category "Anglo-Saxon ealdormen" The following 23 pages are in this category,. — “Category:Anglo-Saxon ealdormen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Old English word for Ealdormen is Ældormenn, meaning, "older men" Ealdormen is the most common Old English spelling. Aside from that, describing "Ealdormen" as meaning "older men" is arguably undesirable, as OE "men" is generally considered to be gender neutral and no equivalent modern term. — “Talk:Ealdorman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

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