Anglo–Saxonism

noun An·glo–Sax·on·ism \¦aŋ-glō-¦sak-sə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of Anglo–Saxonism

plural

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  1. 1 :  a word or idiom that strongly suggests Anglo-Saxon origin

  2. 2a :  the quality, qualities, traits, or outlook regarded as distinctive of the English or of the people of English descent b :  the belief in the superiority of Anglo-Saxon characteristics or of the Anglo-Saxon people

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1826

First Known Use of anglo–saxonism

1826


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