|1.||[ adjective ] of or relating to or characteristic of the early Saxons or Anglo-Saxons and their descendants (especially the English or Lowland Scots) and their language|
"Saxon princes" "for greater clarity choose a plain Saxon term instead of a latinate one"
|2.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 4382|
|3.||[ noun ] a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons; dominant in England until the Norman conquest|
|Related terms:||European Athelstan West_Saxon|