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Before the series began Robert Baratheon rebelled against the Targaryens, in part because it was believed that Rhaegar kidnapped and raped Lyanna, who he was betrothed to.
He was killed during Robert's Rebellion by Robert Baratheon for allegedly kidnapping and raping Lyanna — who had been betrothed to Robert.
Robert Baratheon was betrothed to Lyanna, but Rhaegar abducted her (or the two eloped).
Watching from just outside the back door, my betrothed, Jessica, voiced her concern.
The story follows Giselle, a loving and naive peasant who is betrayed by Albrecht, her aristocrat lover who is betrothed to another.
His only qualification for his senior White House position (beyond having been born and betrothed to the right people) is the business savvy that allowed him to avoid squandering his family’s enormous fortune (for the moment, anyway).
The victorious Egyptian general Radames is betrothed to the princess Amneris, but falls in love instead with her slave, Aida, who is secretly the princess of Nubia, a rival African country.
The story centers on Mary (Ronan), who, as a child, was taken to France and betrothed to the French king’s eldest son Francis.
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First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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