Name: Saxon

Origin and Meaning of the Name Saxon

  • Meaning:
    Sharp blade
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (SAKS un)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Saxon)
  • Rating:
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Miscellaneous Info for Saxon

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The Saxons were a Germanic people group who settled much of modern-day Germany; they were also part of the Anglo-Saxon group who controlled southern Britain from about the 5th century AD to 1066. Saxon is generally used as a surname.

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