Definition of Alfredian in English:

Alfredian

(also Aelfredian)

adjective

  • Of, associated with, or characteristic of King Alfred the Great, his writings, or his language.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in The Monthly Review. From the name of Alfred, Aelfred (Old English Aelfred), King of the West Saxons and of the Anglo-Saxons (reigned 871–99) + -ian.

Pronunciation

Alfredian

/alˈfriːdɪən/