Croatian

[krəʊ'eɪʃ(ə)n]
noun (also Croat 'krəʊat)
1》 a native or national of Croatia, or a person of Croatian descent.
2》 the Southern Slavic language of the Croats, almost identical to Serbian but written in the Roman alphabet.
adjective relating to Croatia, its people, or their language.

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  • Croatian — Cro*a tian (kr? ? shan), a. Of or pertaining to Croatia. n. A Croat. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Croatian — 1. adjective /ˌkɹəʊˈeɪ.ʃən,ˌkɹoʊˈeɪ.ʃən/ Of or pertaining to Croatia, the Croatian people or their language. See Also: Croat 2. noun /ˌkɹəʊˈeɪ.ʃən,ˌkɹoʊˈeɪ.ʃən/ a) An inhabitant of Croatia; a person of Croatian descent …   Wiktionary

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  • Croatian — ISO 639 3 Code : hrv ISO 639 2/B Code : scr ISO 639 2/T Code : hrv ISO 639 1 Code : hr Scope : Individual Language Type : Living Macrolanguages : Identifier : (ISO 639 3) : hbs Macrolanguages : Name : Serbo Croatian Individual languages :… …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Croatian — Cro·a·ti·an || krəʊ eɪʃjÉ™n n. citizen or resident of Croatia, person of Croatian descent n. official language of Croatia adj. of or pertaining to Croatia (country that was formerly part of Yugoslavia) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Croatian — UK [krəʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n] / US [kroʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n] adjective 1) someone who is Croatian is from Croatia 2) relating to Croatia or its culture …   English dictionary

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