Definition of Sachsen
1. Noun. An area in Germany around the upper Elbe river; the original home of the Saxons.
Generic synonyms: Geographic Area, Geographic Region, Geographical Area, Geographical Region
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Literary usage of Sachsen
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Catalogue of the Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Drawings in the British Museum by Bernard Barham Woodward (1904)
"Geinitz (HB) Die Versteinerungen der Grau\\acken- formation in Sachsen und den angrenzenden Länder- Abtheilungen. 2 Hft. 4". Leipzig, 1852, 03. ..."
2. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1828)
"Travels of his Highness Duke Bernhard of Sachsen Weimar Eisenach, through North America, in 1825 and 1826. 2 vols. Weimar: W.Hoffman. ..."
3. The Edinburgh Review by Sydney Smith (1864)
"... capable of and intended, as we believe, for some higher and nobler development in the time yet to come. ART. VII.—Moritz Graf von Sachsen, Marschall von ..."