Main definitions of Anglic in English

: Anglic1Anglic2

Anglic1

noun

  • A simplified form of English spelling devised by the Swedish philologist R. E. Zachrisson (1880–1937), and intended for use as an auxiliary orthography for learners of English.

Origin

1930s. From angl- (in Anglo-) + -ic.

Pronunciation

Anglic

/ˈaŋɡlɪk/

Main definitions of Anglic in English

: Anglic1Anglic2

Anglic2

adjective

rare
  • Of or relating to the Angles, the Anglian kingdoms, or their languages; = Anglian.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in John Pinkerton (1758–1826), historian and poet. From post-classical Latin Anglicus English from classical Latin Anglus + -icus.

Pronunciation

Anglic

/ˈaŋɡlɪk/