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Mercian

[mur-shee-uh n, -shuh n] /ˈmɜr ʃi ən, -ʃən/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Mercia, its inhabitants, or their dialect.
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of Mercia.
3.
the dialect of Old English spoken in Mercia.
Origin
1505-1515
1505-15; Merci(a) + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for Mercian

Mercian

/ˈmɜːʃɪən/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Mercia or the dialect spoken there
noun
2.
the dialect of Old and Middle English spoken in the Midlands of England south of the River Humber
3.
a native or inhabitant of Mercia See also Anglian, Northumbrian
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