1》 a native of Corsica.
2》 the language of Corsica, originally a dialect of Italian.
adjective relating to Corsica or its language.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Corsican — refers to anything having to do with the French island of Corsica including the Corsican language and the Corsican people. Corsican may also refer to: The Corsican Brothers, a novella by Alexandre Dumas, père first published in 1844 The Corsican… …   Wikipedia

  • Corsican — adj. of or pertaining to Corsica (definition 2). [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corsican — corsicán adj. m., s. m., pl. corsicáni; f. sg. corsicánă, pl. corsicáne Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • Corsican — 1. adjective Of, from, or pertaining to Corsica, the Corsican people or the Corsican language. 2. noun a) A person from Corsica or of Corsican descent. b) The language of the Corsican people …   Wiktionary

  • Corsican — adjective or noun see Corsica …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Corsican — See Corsica. * * * …   Universalium

  • Corsican — ISO 639 3 Code : cos ISO 639 2/B Code : cos ISO 639 2/T Code : cos ISO 639 1 Code : co Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Corsican — Napoleon Bonaparte who was born on Corsica …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • corsican — Cor·si·can || kÉ”sɪkÉ™n adj. of Corsica, pertaining to Corsica (island in the Mediterranean Sea, territory of France) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • corsican — cor·si·can …   English syllables

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.