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1. Edward (n.)

King of England and Ireland from 1547 to 1553; son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour; died of tuberculosis (1537-1553)


2. Edward (n.)

King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972)


3. viii (adj.)

being one more than seven

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4. VIII (n.)

the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one


5. Edward (n.)

son of Edward III who defeated the French at Crecy and Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War (1330-1376)


6. Edward (n.)

King of England from 1307 to 1327 and son of Edward I; was defeated at Bannockburn by the Scots led by Robert the Bruce; was deposed and died in prison (1284-1327)


7. Edward (n.)

son of Edward II and King of England from 1327-1377; his claim to the French throne provoked the Hundred Years' War; his reign was marked by an epidemic of the Black Plague and by the emergence of the House of Commons as the powerful arm of British Parliament (1312-1377)


8. Edward (n.)

King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910)


9. Edward (n.)

third son of Elizabeth II (born in 1964)


10. Edward (n.)

King of England from 1272 to 1307; conquered Wales (1239-1307)