Definition of Anglo-Saxon deity
1. Noun. (Anglo-Saxon mythology) a deity worshipped by the Anglo-Saxons.
Generic synonyms: Deity, Divinity, God, Immortal
Specialized synonyms: Tiu, Wodan, Woden
Specialized synonyms: Weird, Wyrd
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anglo-Saxon Deity
Literary usage of Anglo-Saxon deity
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1. Words and Places: Or, Etymological Illustrations of History, Ethnology, and by Isaac Taylor (1873)
"... suffix, 106 woda, 330 wold, 91, 329 Woden, Anglo-Saxon deity, his great popularity, evinced by local names, 218 Wolf, The, places in England named from, ..."
2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1868)
"One of their four great roads was called Ermine Street— ori as it is also written, Ermen, from the Anglo-Saxon deity ..."