Old Saxon(redirected from Old Saxons)
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The Low German language of the continental Saxons until the 1100s.
(Languages) the Saxon dialect of Low German up to about 1200, from which modern Low German is derived. Abbreviation: OS
Low German before c1100, attested principally in a literary form used in two religious poems of the 9th century. Abbr.: OS