Meaning of ANGLE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈaŋ-gəl ]


Etymology: Latin Angli, plural, of Germanic origin; akin to Old English Engle Angles

Date: before 12th century

: a member of a Germanic people that invaded England along with the Saxons and Jutes in the fifth century A.D. and merged with them to form the Anglo-Saxon peoples

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.