in English; as the English would say it; according to the English way: Córdoba, Anglice “Cordova.”

Origin of Anglice

1595–1605; < Medieval Latin, equivalent to Anglic(us) English (see Anglic) + -e adv. suffix Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for anglice

Historical Examples of anglice

  • For a month or two Anglice was wildly unhappy in her new home.

    Pre Antoine's Date-Palm

    Thomas Bailey Aldrich

  • Here also is a mutilated stone figure supposed to represent one of the Blanchminster (anglice, Blackmonster) family.

  • The “Baavian-touw” (Anglice, “baboon-rope”) is a species of climbing plant, or liana, with long stems and heart-shaped leaves.

    The Vee-Boers

    Mayne Reid

  • Anglice, e nombur multipliynge, for he schalle multiply e hyer nounbur, as us one tyme 6.

  • From all the poppycock Anglice bosh you talked about poker, I'd ha' played a straight game, and skinned you.

    American Notes

    Rudyard Kipling

British Dictionary definitions for anglice



in EnglishRoma, Anglice Rome

Word Origin for Anglice

from Medieval Latin
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