egbert egbert  /ˈɛɡ bərt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) king of Wessex whose military victories made Wessex the most powerful kingdom in England (died in 839)

News

  1. Hike of a lifetime: With her parents, a 10-year-old conquers Pacific Crest Trail

    In 2005, San Jose Mercury News copy editor Barbara Egbert, husband Gary Chambers and their daughter, Mary, took leave of their jobs and schoolwork, put their Sunol house, pets and finances in the hands of friends and relatives, and set out on a 2,658-mile trek from Mexico to Canada.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Inside Bay Area

  2. Pacific Crest Trail: By the numbers

    Here are key figures in the Chambers-Egbert family's six-month adventure hiking the Pacific Crest Trail.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Inside Bay Area

Quotes

  • "Right now we've got Nick Masset," pitching coach Don Cooper said. "The possibility of Esteban [Loaiza]. We've got [Lance] Broadway, [Charlie] Haeger, [Jack] Egbert, [DJ] Carrasco -- all the names we saw in spring training. But that would be...
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Don Cooper Source: Chicago Sun-Times

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