Anglian

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An·gli·an

 (ăng′glē-ən)
adj.
Of or relating to East Anglia or to the Angles.
n.
1. An Angle.
2. The Old English dialects of Mercia and Northumbria.

Anglian

(ˈæŋɡlɪən)
adj
(Historical Terms) of or relating to the Angles or to the Anglian dialects of Old English
n
(Languages) the group of Old and Middle English dialects spoken in the Midlands and the north of England, divided into Mercian and Northumbrian. See also Kentish, West Saxon

An•gli•an

(ˈæŋ gli ən)

n.
1. the Northumbrian and Mercian dialects of Old English collectively.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to the Angles or Anglian.
[1720–30]
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Noun1.Anglian - one of the major dialects of Old English
Old English, Anglo-Saxon - English prior to about 1100
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