Saxo Grammaticus

[sak-soh gruh-mat-i-kuh s] /ˈsæk soʊ grəˈmæt ɪ kəs/
c1150–1206? Danish historian and poet.
Saxo Grammaticus
/ˈsæksəʊ ɡrəˈmætɪkəs/
?1150–?1220, Danish chronicler, noted for his Gesta Danorum, a history of Denmark down to 1185, written in Latin, which is partly historical and partly mythological, and contains the Hamlet (Amleth) legend


Read Also:

  • Saxon

    noun 1. a member of a Germanic people in ancient times dwelling near the mouth of the Elbe, a portion of whom invaded and occupied parts of Britain in the 5th and 6th centuries. 2. the Old English dialects of the regions settled by the Saxons. 3. a native or inhabitant of Saxony in modern […]

  • Saxon blue

    noun 1. a dye made by dissolving indigo in a solution of sulphuric acid

  • Saxonian

    noun 1. a state in E central Germany. 6561 sq. mi. (16,990 sq. km). Capital: Dresden. 2. a former state of the Weimar Republic in E central Germany. 5788 sq. mi. (14,990 sq. km). Capital: Dresden. 3. a medieval division of N Germany with varying boundaries: extended at its height from the Rhine to E […]

  • Saxonism

    noun 1. an English word or idiom of Anglo-Saxon rather than foreign, as Latin or French, origin.

Disclaimer: Saxo Grammaticus definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.