Anglican An"gli*can, n. 1. A member of the Church of England. Whether Catholics, Anglicans, or Calvinists. --Burke. 2. In a restricted sense, a member of the High Church party, or of the more advanced ritualistic section, in the Church of England., Anglican An"gli*can, a. [Angli the Angles, a Germanic tribe in Lower Germany. Cf. English.] 1. English; of or pertaining to England or the English nation; especially, pertaining to, or connected with, the established church of England; as, the Anglican church, doctrine, orders, ritual, etc. 2. Pertaining to, characteristic of, or held by, the high church party of the Church of England.