Canute

play
biographical name Ca·nute \kə-ˈnüt, -ˈnyüt\

Definition of Canute

  1. died 1035 the Great king of England (1016–35); of Denmark (1018–35); of Norway (1028–35)


Learn More about canute


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Canute? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to glide in or as if in an airplane

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!