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Dictionary definition for: Saxon

1. (n) 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. (a) of or relating to or characteristic of the early Saxons or Anglo-Saxons and their descendents (especially the English or Lowland Scots) and their language; "Saxon princes" "for greater clarity choose a plain Saxon term instead of a latinate one"

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