Engelond beeþ a kyngdome in europe.
Etymologie[edit | edit source]
Þe Name Engelond ben deriveþ from þe word Engaland which meneþ lond of þe angles. Þe angles weren a germane tribe þat ſetlede in Engelond durynge þe middle-ages.
Þe erlieſt acunte comeþ from þe nineþe centuries tranſlatioun of Bede´s Historie of þe engliſche chirche and peple.
Hiſtorie[edit | edit source]
Þe erliest knowen proof of humane præſence in þis area nou knowen as Engelond was þat of Homo anteceſſor, datinge aboute 780.000 geare ago.
Þe oldeste proto-humane bones diſcovred in Engelond datinge aboute from 500.000 ȝeare ago.
Þe curraunte men be knowen haþ ſetlen in þat area during þe ſtone-age.
After þe laſt is-age oonly muchel animals such as mammoþ, biſon and wolly rhinoceros left.
Aboute xi m. ȝeare ago whann þe is-ſchet bigan to wiþdrawen, men ſetlen þer againe.
Þe ſee was lower þanne nu, and þerfore Britaine was bounde to Irelond and Europe.
Whann þe ſee raisde it was parted from Irelond aboute x m. ȝeare ago and from Europe ii m. ȝeare latere.
Þe biker pepul arriven aboute ii m & d. BC brohten drinken and foode vesþeles ymaked from cley. And veſeles as a pot of reduccion to ſmelten coper oor.
Middle-age[edit | edit source]
Engelond in þe middle-age tyme ben aboute þe Hiſtorie of Engelond durynge þe mediaeval tyme from þe ende of þe fifþe centurie to þe fifþende centurie.
Romane milertary wiþdrawales left Britaine open to taken be heþen werreoures from norþ-westward europe chefly ſaxones, angles, jutes and frieſianes who hadde Long raided þe costes of þe romane provynces and bigunne ſetlen in þe esterne part of þe contree. Þair advaunce was repelled for ſum decades after þe britones victorie at þe batel of Mount Badon but afterward continued conquereþ þe plentive lond of Britaine and cutten þe area under bryþonic rule to a rowe of ſingle regiounes in þe more rugged contree to þe west be þe ende of þe sexte centurie. Coæval ſcrites descriven þis tyme most ſcarce.
Þis tyme is yknowen wel as Anglo-Saxone Engelond, and wiþinne þis tyme com Englissh to ben þe heighe speche of Britaine. Howasevre was þe tyme to enden in þe elevenþe centurie whanne þe Normaunes fro Frankia comen and wonnen þe batell of Hastynges in 1066, and þus ended þe lourdsshippe of þe Anglo-Saxones.
erly-moderne[edit | edit source]
gouvernance[edit | edit source]
A part of Greet Britain Engelond ben a parliamentel Monarchie. þer hadde noght ben a governement of Engelond syns 1707.