There are 2 definitions of Saxony in English:

Saxony

Line breaks: Sax¦ony
Pronunciation: /ˈsaksəni
 
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  • 1A large region and former kingdom of Germany, including the modern states of Saxony in the south-east, Saxony-Anhalt in the centre, and Lower Saxony in the north-west. German name Sachsen.
  • 1.1A state of eastern Germany, on the upper reaches of the River Elbe; capital, Dresden.

Origin

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

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There are 2 definitions of Saxony in English:

saxony

Line breaks: sax¦ony
Pronunciation: /ˈsaks(ə)ni
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • 1A fine kind of wool.
    More 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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