Definition of Anglo-Saxonist in English:

Anglo-Saxonist

noun

  • 1An expert in or student of Old English language, literature, and culture.

  • 2A person who believes in the importance or superiority of Anglo-Saxon language, people, or culture (past or present): compare Anglo-Saxonadjective.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Gentleman's Magazine. From Anglo-Saxon + -ist.

Pronunciation

Anglo-Saxonist

/ˌaŋɡləʊˈsaks(ə)nɪst/