Witenagemot

Witenagemot (assembly of the wise), name given to the national council or Parliament of England in Anglo-Saxon times, agreeably to whose decisions the affairs of the kingdom were managed; it consisted of the bishops, royal vassals, and thanes.

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

Witch of Endor * Wither, George
Wint, Peter de
Winter King
Winthrop, John
Wisconsin
Wisdom of Jesus
Wisdom of Solomon
Wiseman, Nicholas
Wishart, George
Wismar
Witch of Endor
Witenagemot
Wither, George
Witherspoon, John
Witsius, Hermann
Wittekind
Wittenberg
Wizard of the North
Woden
Wodrow, Robert
Woffington, Peg
Woiwode

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Witenagemot in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable