Hengist

Norse - A Danish clan-chief. Brother of Horsa. Father of Aesc, Ebissa, Hartwaker, Octa, Renwein and Sardoine. When Hnaef was killed in the battle with Finn who had married Hnaef's sister, Hildeburh, Hengist took over as leader of the clan. He pretended to make peace with Finn but treacherously killed him and took Hildeburh back to her own people. He led the Saxon invasion of Britain with his brother Horsa and became king of Kent. He was killed in battle by Eldol. Also referred to as Hengist, Hengest, Hengest, Hengist or Hiuki.
Saxon - The Saxon name for Ivald or Hiuki. Sometimes referred to as Hengist, Hengest, Hengest, Hengist or Hiuki.

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