Definition of Actonian in English:

Actonian

adjective

  • Relating to or characteristic of Acton or his work, especially his historical writings.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Times. From the name of John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, first Baron Acton, English liberal historian and moralist + -ian.

Pronunciation:

Actonian

/akˈtəʊnɪən/