Origin: From Angle
a combining form meaning the same as English; or English and, or English conjoined with; as, Anglo-Turkish treaty, Anglo-German, Anglo-Irish
Origin: [NL. Anglus English. See Anglican.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ang′glo, pfx. English—used in composition, as Anglo-Saxon, &c.—ns. Ang′lo-Cath′olic, one who calls himself a Catholic of the Anglican pattern, refusing the name of 'Protestant;' used adjectively, as in 'Anglo-Catholic Library;' Ang′lo-Catho′licism.—adj. and n. Ang′lo-Sax′on, applied to the earliest form of the English language—the term Old English is now preferred. Properly it should have referred only to the Saxons of Wessex, Essex, Middlesex, and Sussex, as distinct from the Angles.—ns. Ang′lo-Sax′ondom; Anglo-Sax′onism.—Anglo-Israelite theory, an opinion held by not a few well-meaning persons, innocent of scientific ethnology, that the English are descended from the Israelites who were carried into captivity by the Assyrians under Sargon in 721 B.C.
The numerical value of anglo- in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of anglo- in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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The Anglo-Saxon conscience doesn't keep you from doing anything. It just keeps you from enjoying it.
In the last 12 months the appetite for late-stage companies in Germany by Anglo-Saxon investors has increased significantly.
Anglo-Saxon civilization has taught the individual to protect his own rights American civilization will teach him to respect the rights of others.
Anglo-Saxon civilization has taught the individual to protect his own rights; American civilization will teach him to respect the rights of others.
Although the transaction is only a modest step in delevering the balance sheet, the fact that Anglo American got another transaction done is a positive sign.
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