- pertaining to the period, 1066–1154, when England was ruled by Normans.
- of or relating to Anglo-Normans or the Anglo-Norman dialect.
- a Norman who settled in England after 1066, or a descendant of one.
- Anglo-French(def 3).
Origin of Anglo-Norman
First recorded in 1725–35
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- relating to the Norman conquerors of England, their society, or their language
- a Norman inhabitant of England after 1066
- the Anglo-French language
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