There are 2 main definitions of saxony in English:

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saxony 1

Pronunciation: /ˈsaksənē/

noun

1A fine kind of wool.
Example sentences
  • By far, my most comfortable kilt is made of saxony.
1.1A fine-quality cloth made from saxony, chiefly used for making coats.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from Saxony.

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Syllabification: sax·o·ny

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There are 2 main definitions of saxony in English:

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Saxony 2

Pronunciation: /ˈsaksənē/
1A large region and former kingdom in Germany, including the modern states of Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, and Lower Saxony. German name Sachsen.
1.1A state in eastern Germany, on the upper reaches of the Elbe River; capital, Dresden.

Origin

From late Latin Saxonia, from Latin Saxo, Saxon- (see Saxon).

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Syllabification: Sax·o·ny

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