Saxe

[ saks ]
/ saks /

noun

Comte Her·mann Mau·rice de [er-man maw-rees duh] /ɛrˈman mɔˈris də/,1696–1750, French military leader: marshal of France 1744.
French name of Saxony.

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British Dictionary definitions for saxe (1 of 2)

Saxe1
/ (saks) /

noun

the French name for Saxony

British Dictionary definitions for saxe (2 of 2)

Saxe2
/ (French saks) /

noun

Hermann Maurice (ɛrman mɔris), comte de Saxe. 1696–1750, French marshal born in Saxony: he distinguished himself in the War of the Austrian Succession (1740–48)
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