Maxonian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined to identify a group of alumni of King's School, Macclesfield at Oxford University as a blend of Macclesfield and Oxonian, which was then applied to residents of the town in general.

Adjective[edit]

Maxonian (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to the town of Macclesfield in Cheshire.

Noun[edit]

Maxonian (plural Maxonians)

  1. A native or inhabitant of Macclesfield.