Mercian

noun
Mer·​cian | \ ˈmər-sh(ē-)ən How to pronounce Mercian (audio) \

Definition of Mercian

1 : a native or inhabitant of Mercia
2 : the Old English dialect of Mercia

Other Words from Mercian

Mercian adjective

First Known Use of Mercian

circa 1513, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of Mercian was circa 1513

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“Mercian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mercian. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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