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Saxon

adjective uk   /ˈsæk.sən/ us  
relating to or belonging to a people who were originally from Germany and who came to live in Britain in the fifth and sixth centuriesMiddle Ages (medieval Period) 501-1500Names of groups of people who lived in the past
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