Ethnic groups similar to or like Saxons

The Saxons (Saxones, Sachsen, Seaxan,, Sassen, Saksen) were a group of early Germanic<ref name="Germanic"> Wikipedia

  • Anglo-Saxons

    The Anglo-Saxons were a cultural group who inhabited England. They traced their origins to the 5th century settlement of incomers to Britain, who migrated to the island from the North Sea coastlands of continental Europe. Wikipedia

  • List of ancient Germanic peoples

    List of groups and alliances of ancient Germanic peoples in ancient times. These reports begin in the 2nd century BC and extend into late antiquity. Wikipedia

  • Old Saxony

    Original homeland of the Saxons in the northwest corner of modern Germany and roughly corresponds today to the modern German state of Lower Saxony, Westphalia, Nordalbingia and western Saxony-Anhalt. Tacitus in his 1st century work De Origine et situ Germanorum ascribes several tribes of Germanic peoples inhabiting the northern seaboard and interior lands later called Old Saxony, viz; Wikipedia

  • Duchy of Saxony

    Originally the area settled by the Saxons in the late Early Middle Ages, when they were subdued by Charlemagne during the Saxon Wars from 772 and incorporated into the Carolingian Empire (Francia) by 804. One of the five German stem duchies of East Francia; Duke Henry the Fowler was elected German king in 919. Wikipedia

  • Saxon Wars

    Crushed. Now northern Germany. Wikipedia

  • Frisians

    The Frisians are a West Germanic ethnic group indigenous to the coastal parts of the Netherlands and northwestern Germany. Area known as Frisia and are concentrated in the Dutch provinces of Friesland and Groningen and, in Germany, East Frisia and North Frisia . Wikipedia


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    • Considerable numbers of Saxons, Armenians, Italians, Jews and Serbs settled in the Hungarian basin and in Transylvania, also contributing with different new dishes.Budapest-Wikipedia
    • While the Frankish Realm was primarily inhabited by Germanic tribes like the Franks and the Saxons, the regions east of the border rivers were inhabited by Slavic tribes.Berlin-Wikipedia
    • To the north of the Franks, climatic conditions improved, and during the Migration Period Saxons, the closely related Angles, Jutes and Frisii settled the coastal land.Netherlands-Wikipedia
    • The early kings of the East Saxons were pagan and uniquely amongst the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms traced their lineage back to Seaxnēat, god of the Saxons, rather than Woden.Essex-Wikipedia
    • The Germanic tribes who now dominated these lands were invariably called Saeson, meaning "Saxons".Wales-Wikipedia
    • Roman military government was withdrawn from the island altogether by the early 5th century, resulting in the Anglo-Saxon settlement of Britain and the immigration of the Saxons to southern Scotland and the rest of eastern Great Britain.Scotland-Wikipedia

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