There are 2 definitions of Saxony in English:

Saxony

Syllabification: Sax·o·ny
Pronunciation: /ˈsaksənē
 
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  • 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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Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little

There are 2 definitions of Saxony in English:

saxony

Syllabification: sax·o·ny
Pronunciation: /ˈsaksənē
 
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noun

  • 1A fine kind of wool.
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    • 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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