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Northumbria


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An ancient Anglo-Saxon kingdom in NE England extending from the Humber to the Forth. The name comes from obsolete Northumber, denoting a person living beyond the Humber.

Subjects: British History — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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