Anglo-Saxon

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  • noun

Synonyms for Anglo-Saxon

a native or inhabitant of England prior to the Norman Conquest

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'

English prior to about 1100

References in periodicals archive ?
Liebermann, Die Gesetze der Angelsachsen, 3 vols (Halle, 1898-1916), I, 380-5, and translation in Dorothy Whitelock, English Historical Documents I (London, 1955), 471-6, sections 48 and 54; and for the Laws of Chut see Liebermann, Die Gesetce de Angelsachsen, I, 278-371, and Whitelock, English Historical Documents I, 454-67, section 5.