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Saxon most commonly refers to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

Saxon may also refer to: For other uses, see Saxon (disambiguation). ... The Anglo-Saxons refers collectively to the groups of Germanic tribes who achieved dominance in southern Britain from the mid-5th century, forming the basis for the modern English nation. ... For other uses, see Anglo-Saxon. ... Location Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2) Administration Country NUTS Region DED Capital Dresden Minister-President Georg Milbradt (CDU) Governing parties CDU / SPD Votes in Bundesrat 4 (from 69) Basic statistics Area  18,416 km² (7,110 sq mi) Population 4,252,000 (11/2006)[1]  - Density 231 /km...

Saxon are a British heavy metal band, formed in 1976 in Barnsley, Yorkshire. ... Saxon is the debut studio album by heavy metal band Saxon released in 1979 (see 1979 in music). ... The Saxon is an armoured personnel carrier used by the British Army and the Hong Kong Police Force. ... The British Army is the land armed forces branch of the British Armed Forces. ... Saxon math, developed by John Saxon, is a teaching method for incremental learning of mathematics. ... The saxon is a rapidly spinning ground based firework that is basic in design and construction. ... SAXON (UK, Sillwood Films Ltd, 2007) is an independent Britfilm written and directed by Greg Loftin, produced by Elise Valmorbida and starring Sean Harris in his first feature lead role. ... For other articles with similar names, see Saxon. ... Bastei bridge Saxon Switzerland is a mountainous climbing area and national park near Dresden in Saxony, Germany. ... Note: This page contains phonetic information presented in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) using Unicode. ... Old Saxon, also known as Old Low German, is a Germanic language. ... Saxon is an open-source Java XSLT and XQuery processor created by Michael Kay. ... The England Saxons are the second national rugby union team behind the English national side. ... In both the original run and since the 2005 revival, long-running British science fiction television programme Doctor Who has featured a number of story arcs. ... For other uses, see Doctor Who (disambiguation). ...

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Family Ancestry History Saxons (403 words)
The Anglo-Saxons were speakers of Germanic languages, and they are comprised of the Frisians, Jutes, Saxons, and Angles.
The term "Anglo" is derived from the word "Angles," which were a group of people who lived in the northern region of the country.
The term "Saxon" is used to describe those who came from the region of Old Saxony.
Saxons - LoveToKnow 1911 (645 words)
During the same period the Saxons appear to have conquered a considerable portion of north-west Germany.
It is doubtful how far the Saxons who invaded Britain were really distinct from the Angli, for all their affinities both in language and custom are with the latter and not with the Saxons (Old Saxons) of the continent.
The most important were those at the mouth of the Loire founded in the time of Childeric, Clovis's father, and at Bayeux, in a district which remained in their possession until towards the close of the 6th century.
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