Meaning of EAST ANGLIAN in English


I. adjective

Usage: usually capitalized E&A

1. : of or relating to the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of East Anglia, its people, or their language

2. : of or belonging to the modern region of East Anglia, England, corresponding to Norfolk and Suffolk counties

II. noun

Usage: capitalized E&A

1. : a native or resident of East Anglia

2. : the speech of East Anglia ; especially : the Middle English dialect characteristic of this region

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