- an English nobleman who led the baronial rebellion against Henry III (1208-1265)
How To Use Earl of Leicester In A Sentence
- The Earl of Leicester, who had the affair of the precedency much at heart, had another conferrence on that subject with Grotius, of which the latter gives an account to the High Chancellor, July 26, 1637. The Life of the Truly Eminent and Learned Hugo Grotius
- Only after two years' delay was her favourite admitted to the Privy Council, and he was not ennobled as Earl of Leicester until 1564.