Definition of “Saxon” - English Dictionary

“Saxon” in British English

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uk /ˈsæk.sən/ us /ˈsæk.sən/

Saxonnoun [ C ]

us uk /ˈsæk.sən/

a member of the people who were originally from Germany and who came to live in Britain in the fifth and sixth centuries

a person from the German state of Saxony

(Definition of “Saxon” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)