ēðel-weard, n.n: a country’s guardian or ruler, a king. (AY-thel-WEH-ard / ˈeː-θɛl-ˌwɛard)

Richard the Lionheart in Peter of Langtoft’s Chronicle. England, c. 1307-c. 1327. British Library, Royal MS 20 A II, f. 8r. [blogs.bl.uk]

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