knut knut  /ˈnət/

Definition(s):

  • (n) king of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him; on the death of Edmund II, Canute became king of all England (994-1035)

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News

  • Kenya Teachers Demand Improved Conditions

    The chairman of the Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) says his group’s members want a “sensible” commitment from the government to meet their demands for improved living conditions. Wilson Sossion says previous governments have failed to meet teachers’ demand for improved conditions despite of repeated promises. The teachers group demands payment of allowances set out in a 1997 collective ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Voice of America

Quotes

  • "Whether he wanted to or not, Thomas Doerflein wrote Berlin history in successfully raising Knut," Mayor Klaus Wowereit wrote in a message of condolences to Doerflein's mother. "In doing so, he always remained modest and down to earth."
    on Sep 23, 2008 By: Klaus Wowereit Source: FOXNews

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