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Definitions of anglo-saxon

  1. of or relating to the Anglo-Saxons or their language; "Anglo-Saxon poetry"; "The Anglo-Saxon population of Scotland" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. English prior to about 1100 Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a native or inhabitant of England prior to the Norman conquest Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a person of Anglo-Saxon (especially British) descent whose native tongue is English and whose culture is strongly influenced by English culture as in WASP for `White Anglo-Saxon Protestant'; "this Anglo-Saxon view of things" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. The Teutonic people (Angles, Saxons, Jutes) of England, or the English people, collectively, before the Norman Conquest. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The language of the English people before the Conquest (sometimes called Old English). See Saxon. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. One of the race or people who claim descent from the Saxons, Angles, or other Teutonic tribes who settled in England; a person of English descent in its broadest sense. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Anglo-Saxon. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. A Saxon of Britain, that is, an English Saxon, or one the Saxons who settled in England, as distinguished from a continental (or Old) Saxon. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Applied to the earliest form of the English language: the term Old English is now preferred by some. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. One of the Anglo-Saxons or their race or language. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. The mixed tribes, chiefly of Angles and Saxons, who conquered Britain in the 5th and immediately following centuries; often applied to the entire English race, with its various branches. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  13. English Saxon. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14. Partly English and partly Saxon, or derived through both. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  15. Of or pertaining to the Anglo-Saxons or their language. mso.anu.edu.au
  16. of or pertaining to the Anglo-Saxons or their language; as, Anglo-Saxon poetry; The Anglo-Saxon population of Scotland. dictgcide_fs
  17. A Saxon of Britain, that is, an English Saxon, or one the Saxons who settled in England, as distinguished from a continental (or dictgcide_fs
  18. The language of the English people before the Norman conquest in 1066 (sometimes called Old English). See Saxon. dictgcide_fs
  19. a person of Anglo-Saxon (esp British) descent whose native tongue is English and whose culture is strongly influenced by English culture as in "WASP for `White Anglo-Saxon Protestant'"; "this Anglo-Saxon view of things". dictgcide_fs
  20. English Saxon (as distinct from old Saxons of the continent); old English (people, language) before Norman Conquest (in this dictionary called old English); of English descent (wherever found), whence Anglo-Saxondom n. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
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