Saxons


Saxons
One of the Germanic peoples who settled Britain in the 5c and 6c. Their name is preserved in the kingdoms known as Sussex (South Saxons), Wessex (West Saxons), Middlesex and Essex (East Saxons). -

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  • Saxons — peuple germanique établi v. le IIe s. à l embouchure de l Elbe. Ils essaimèrent vers le S. et vers l O., la branche frisonne s implantant au Ve s. dans le S. de l Angleterre. Charlemagne les soumit (797) et les christianisa …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Saxons — For other uses, see Saxon (disambiguation). 1868 illustration of Augustine addressing the Saxons …   Wikipedia

  • Saxons — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saxon. L Europe centrale au Ve siècle. Les Saxons sont un peuple germanique, rattaché sur le plan ethnolinguistique au ram …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Saxons — Sax·on || sæksn n. member of an ancient Germanic people who invaded and settled parts of Britain; Old English dialect used in areas settled by the Saxons; Englishman, British man; person of Anglo Saxon descent adj. English, British; of Anglo… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • SAXONS —    a people of the Teutonic stock who settled early on the estuary of the Elbe and the adjoining islands, who in their piratical excursions infested and finally settled in Britain and part of Gaul, and who, under the name of Anglo Saxons, now… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • saxons — Les Saxons, Saxones …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Saxons — Seaxe …   English to the Old English

  • Saxons de transylvanie — Populations significatives par régions Transylvanie ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Saxons de Transylvanie — Populations Populations significatives par régions Transylvanie (  Roumanie) 79 732 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Transylvanian Saxons — The Transylvanian Saxons ( de. Siebenbürger Sachsen; hu. Erdélyi szászok; ro. Saşi) are a people of German ethnicity who settled in Transylvania ( de. Siebenbürgen) from the 12th century onwards.The colonization of Transylvania by Germans was… …   Wikipedia


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