Anglican definition by Webster's New World
- of England or its people or culture
- of the Church of England or of any other church in the Anglican Communion
Origin: Midieval Latin Anglicanus ; from Anglicus, of England, of the Angles (see Angle)
- Anglicanism noun
Anglican definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Of or characteristic of the Church of England or any of the churches related to it in origin and communion, such as the Protestant Episcopal Church.
- Of or relating to England or the English.
Origin: Medieval Latin Anglicānus, English, from Anglicus, from Late Latin Anglī, the Angles; see Angle.