Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to East Anglia or to the Angles.
  • n. An Angle.
  • n. The Old English dialects of Mercia and Northumbria.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Angles (Germanic people)
  • adj. Of or pertaining to East Anglia
  • n. An Angle (member of a Germanic people)
  • proper n. An Old English dialect from Mercia or Northumbria

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Angles.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the Angles, or to East Anglia.
  • n. A member of the tribe of the Angles.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. one of the major dialects of Old English

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Examples

  • There have been at least three churches on the site since the one built by Eadwine counting his timber church and its stone replacement as one: a larger ‘Anglo-Saxon’ church built in the 8th century and sometimes called the Anglian Minster; a Norman Minster built in the Romanesque style in the 11th century; and the present Minster built in the Gothic style between the 13th and 15th centuries.

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  • "Anglian," down to the middle of the ninth century.

    English Dialects From the Eighth Century to the Present Day

  • Its customer base includes over 1,000 blue chip and public sector organisations, including names such as Anglian Water, Müller, the NHS, Harper Collins, Rugby Football Union and Arts Council England.

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  • Its customer base includes over 1,000 blue chip and public sector organisations, including names such as Anglian Water, Müller, the NHS, Harper Collins, Rugby Football Union and Arts

    Releases feed from RealWire

  • Its customer base includes over 1,000 blue chip and public sector organisations, including names such as Anglian Water, Mothercare, the NHS, Harper Collins, Rugby Football Union and Arts Council England.

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  • Its customer base includes over 1,000 blue chip and public sector organisations, including names such as Anglian Water, Mothercare, the NHS, Harper Collins, Rugby Football Union and

    Releases feed from RealWire

  • Its customer base includes over 1,000 blue chip and public sector organisations, including names such as Anglian Water, Mothercare, the NHS, Harper Collins, Rugby Football Union and Landesbank Baden Wurttemberg.

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  • The aim is to explore the notion of home in the east of England, and so The Edible Compass will celebrate the area using recipes from the region and drawing on images of East Anglian rural life.

    This week's new theatre

  • Check out this remixed and reworked version of Estelle's American Boy, specially altered to be about East Anglian Boy.

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  • Across the East Anglian county, around 300 projects have closed, many operating out of council-run youth centres.

    Teens are left to their own devices as council axes all youth services

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