Definitions of saxon

  1. a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Jutes to become Anglo- Saxons; dominant in England until the Norman conquest
  2. One of a nation or people who formerly dwelt in the northern part of Germany, and who, with other Teutonic tribes, invaded and conquered England in the fifth and sixth centuries.
  3. Also used in the sense of Anglo- Saxon.
  4. A native or inhabitant of modern Saxony.
  5. One of the people of N. Germany who conquered England in the 5th and 6th centuries: the language of the Saxons.
  6. One of a people of North Germany who, with the Angles, conquered Britain in the fifth and sixth centuries; the language of the Saxons.
  7. Pertaining to the Saxons or their language.
  8. One of a Teutonic tribe that conquered England in the 5th and 6th centuries.
  9. An Anglo- Saxon.
  10. A native of Saxony.
  11. The language of the Saxons.
  12. One of, or one sprung from, a people that formerly occupied part of N. Germany, and invaded and conquered England in the 5th and 6th centuries; their language.
  13. One of the people who conquered England in the 5th and 6th centuries; the language.
  14. Of or pertaining to the Saxons, their country, or their language.
  15. Pertaining to the Saxons, their language, country, or architecture.
  16. Pertaining to the Saxons.
  17. Pertaining to the Saxons, their country or language.
  18. Pert. to the Saxons.
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