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Definition of anglo-saxon:

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. The language of the English people before the Conquest ( sometimes called Old English). See Saxon.
  4. The Teutonic people ( Angles, Saxons, Jutes) of England, or the English people, collectively, before the Norman Conquest.


Beowulfian, Northumbrian, Old English, early British, early English, Anglian, West Saxon, AS, Germanic, East Anglian, English, Alfredian.