Eginhard (770840)

Eginhard, or Einhard, a Frankish historian, born in Mainyan, in East Franconia; a collection of his letters and his Annals of the Franks, as well as his famous “Life of Charlemagne,” are extant; was a favourite of the latter, who appointed him superintendent of public buildings, and took him with him on all his expeditions; after the death of Charlemagne he continued at the Court as tutor to the Emperor Louis's son; died in retirement (770840).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Egham * Eglantine, Madame
Egalité, Philippe
Egates
Egbert
Egede, Hans
Egede, Paul
Eger
Egeria
Egerton, Francis
Egger, Émile
Egham
Eginhard
Eglantine, Madame
Eglinton and Winton, Earl of
Egmont, Lamoral, Count of
Egmont, Mount
Ego
Egoism
Egoist
Egypt
Egyptian Night
Egyptians, The

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Eginhard in Chalmer’s 1812 Dictionary of Biography