Cedric of Rotherwood

Cedric of Rotherwood

zealous about restoring Saxon independence. [Br. Lit.: Ivanhoe]
See: Zeal
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On this singular gorget was engraved, in Saxon characters, an inscription of the following purport: ``Gurth, the son of Beowulph, is the born thrall of Cedric of Rotherwood.
He had thin silver bracelets upon his arms, and on his neck a collar of the same metal bearing the inscription, Wamba, the son of Witless, is the thrall of Cedric of Rotherwood.
Cedric of Rotherwood (James Cosmo): Father of Ivanhoe.