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Example sentences from the Web for anglo-saxon
The most effective weapon Anglo-Saxon elites have used to preserve power in American society has been the rule of law.
According to an account in The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, written in the 9th century, that failed Viking raid was hardly a one-off.
When Viking invaders tore through 9th-century Europe, only one Anglo-Saxon leader was able to withstand their ferocious onslaught.Scientists Find Remains of Alfred The Great Or King Edward The Elder|Nico Hines|January 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Americans with funny names like Kagan or Shapira might also feel that Anglo-Saxon heritage shouldn't be a requirement for office.
Romney also showed diplomatic sense when he declined to play the Anglo-Saxon card earlier brandished by one of his aides.
In these words the w has grown out of a g, as may be seen from the Anglo-Saxon forms.
He says that he is almost a pure Anglo-Saxon, you know, and he is as proud of it as if he were an Englishman.L. P. M.|J. Stewart Barney
His pronoun hit antedates English itself, being the Anglo-Saxon neuter of he.Our Southern Highlanders|Horace Kephart
The Anglo-Saxon poets, at their best, are eloquent, and able to carry on for long periods without monotony.Medieval English Literature|William Paton Ker
The Anglo-Saxon infinitive inflection is lost in the present English, except in certain provincial dialects.