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The '''Anglo-Saxons''' were the Germanic-speaking tribes that invaded [[Britain]] after the collapse of the [[Roman Empire]].
 
The '''Anglo-Saxons''' were the Germanic-speaking tribes that invaded [[Britain]] after the collapse of the [[Roman Empire]].
They were a non-[[Celtic]] people who inhabited Britain from perhaps as early as the mid-5th century. They are considered ancestral to the contemporary English, so in a sense they can be thought as still living in Britain.
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They were a non-[[Celtic]] people who inhabited Britain from perhaps as early as the mid-5th century. They are considered ancestral to the contemporary English, so in a sense they can be thought as still living in Britain.
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==Your [[SCA]] [[Persona]] is Anglo-Saxon==
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* If you lived in England after the [[Norman Invasion]] you were probably marginalised.
   
 
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Revision as of 10:50, 8 June 2004

The Anglo-Saxons were the Germanic-speaking tribes that invaded Britain after the collapse of the Roman Empire. They were a non-Celtic people who inhabited Britain from perhaps as early as the mid-5th century. They are considered ancestral to the contemporary English, so in a sense they can be thought as still living in Britain.

Your SCA Persona is Anglo-Saxon

  • If you lived in England after the Norman Invasion you were probably marginalised.

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