anglo-norman

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member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Saxons and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons Angle
person of Anglo-Saxon (especially British) descent whose native tongue is English and whose culture is strongly influenced by English culture as in WASP for `White Anglo-Saxon Protestant' Anglo-Saxon
(Anglo-Saxon mythology) a deity worshipped by the Anglo-Saxons Anglo-Saxon deity
(Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754) Apostle of Germany , Boniface , Saint Boniface , St. Boniface , Winfred , Wynfrith
nobleman or prince, Anglo-Saxon atheling
Anglo-Saxon person atheling , esne , thane , thegn
inhabitant of southern Britain prior to the Anglo-Saxon invasions Briton
Anglo-Saxon poet (circa 9th century) Cynewulf , Cynwulf
Anglo-Saxon serf esne
Anglo-Saxon king of Kent who was converted to Christianity by Saint Augustine; codified English law (552-616) Ethelbert
Anglo-Saxon tax geld
King of England who succeeded Edward the Confessor in 1066 and was the last of the Anglo-Saxon monarchs; he was killed fighting the invasion by William the Conqueror (1045-1066) Harold II , King Harold II
member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Saxons to become Anglo-Saxons Jute
county in southeastern England on the English Channel; formerly an Anglo-Saxon kingdom, it was the first to be colonized by the Romans Kent
(Norse mythology) any of the three Fates or goddesses of destiny; identified with Anglo-Saxon Wyrd; similar to Greek Moirae and Roman Parcae Norn
Anglo-Saxon kingdom in northern England until 876 Northumbria
county in southern England on the English Channel; formerly an Anglo-Saxon kingdom that was captured by Wessex in the 9th century Sussex
man ranking above an ordinary freeman and below a noble in Anglo-Saxon England (especially one who gave military service in exchange for land) thane
(Norse mythology) god of war and strife and son of Odin; identified with Anglo-Saxon Tiu Tyr , Tyrr
(Norse mythology) a wonderful smith; identified with Anglo-Saxon Wayland and Teutonic Wieland Volund
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