Aldfrith of Northumbria
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Who is Aldfrith of Northumbria?
Aldfrith of Northumbria: Aldfrith was king of Northumbria from 685 until his death. He is described by early writers such as Bede, Alcuin and Stephen of Ripon as a man of great learning. Some of his works and some letters written to him survive. His reign was relatively peaceful, marred only by disputes with Bishop Wilfrid, a major figure in the early Northumbrian church.
- child of Oswiu of Northumbria
- religion: Christianity
- profession: Writer
- Marriage with Cuthburh
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- died on (1310 years ago) in Driffield
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by Sian Echard, Robert Rouse
Old Irish Wisdom Attributed to Aldfrith of Northumbria: An Edition of “Bríathra Flainn Fhína maic Ossu.” Tempe: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies .
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