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Definition of ancred

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Anchored An"chored, a. 1. Held by an anchor; at anchor; held safely; as, an anchored bark; also, shaped like an anchor; forked; as, an anchored tongue. 2. (Her.) Having the extremities turned back, like the flukes of an anchor; as, an anchored cross. [Sometimes spelt ancred.]

Meaning of ancred from wikipedia

- The Ancre (pronounced [ɑ̃kʁ]; Picard: Inke) is a river of Picardy, France. Rising at Miraumont, a hamlet near the town of Albert, it flows into the Somme...
- The Battle of the Ancre (13–18 November 1916), was fought by the British Fifth Army (Lieutenant-General Hubert Gough), against the German 1st Army (General...
- Concino Concini, 1st Marquis d'Ancre (23 November 1569 – 24 April 1617), was an Italian politician, best known for being a minister of Louis XIII of France...
- armies maintained their positions over the winter. British attacks in the Ancre valley resumed in January 1917 and forced the Germans into local withdrawals...
- accepting a commission to paint a portrait of the great actor Sir Henry Ancred in the role of Macbeth, onstage at the theatre of his ancestral home, Ancreton...
- Ancre Hill Estates, also known as Ancre Hill Vineyard, is a family owned vineyard and winery in Monmouth, Wales. It also provides limited accommodation...
- The Ancre British Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery (also known as the Ancre British Cemetery) is a cemetery located in the Somme region of France...
- Ribemont-sur-Ancre is a commune in the Somme département in Hauts-de-France in northern France. The commune is situated 14 miles (23 km) northeast of...
- The Battle of the Ancre Heights (1 October – 11 November 1916), is the name given to the continuation of British attacks after the Battle of Thiepval...
- Beaucourt-sur-l'Ancre is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. The commune is situated 20 miles (32 km) south of Arras...