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Cro·at

 (krō′ăt′, -ät′, krōt)
n.
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Croatia.
b. A person of Croatian ancestry.
2. Serbo-Croatian as used in Croatia, distinguished from Serbian primarily by its being written in the Latin alphabet. In all senses also called Croatian.

[New Latin Croata, from Serbo-Croatian Hrvāt.]

Croat

(ˈkrəʊæt)
n
(Peoples)
a. a native or inhabitant of Croatia
b. a speaker of Croatian
n, adj
1. (Placename) another word for Croatian
2. (Peoples) another word for Croatian
3. (Languages) another word for Croatian

Cro•at

(ˈkroʊ æt, -ɑt)

n.
1. a member of a Slavic people of Croatia.
2. a native or inhabitant of Croatia.
[1700–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Croat - a member of the Slavic people living in CroatiaCroat - a member of the Slavic people living in Croatia
Croatia, Hrvatska, Republic of Croatia - a republic in the western Balkans in south-central Europe in the eastern Adriatic coastal area; formerly part of the Habsburg monarchy and Yugoslavia; became independent in 1991
Slav - any member of the people of eastern Europe or Asian Russia who speak a Slavonic language
Translations
HrvatHrvatica

Croat

[ˈkrəʊæt] Ncroata mf

Croat

n (= person)Kroate m, → Kroatin f; (Ling) → Kroatisch nt

Croat

[ˈkrəʊæt] ncroato/a
References in classic literature ?
They were peasants, Croat or Magyar, with broad, blunt visages and blinking eyes.
Behind the caleche galloped the suite and a convoy of Croats.
From that point on, everyone from their own perspective, could consider that a part of the process has been completed, and that the conditions have been created to fully devote ourselves to further building the economic and every other progress of our homeland, a European BiH, told FENA the Chairman of the BiH Presidency Dragan AoviA before the expert meeting on "A Solution to the Croat Problem for a European BiH", which is being held in Neum ON Thursday and Friday, under his auspices.
The Croat entered the finals after destroying Britain's Kyle Edmund's dream of playing a first Grand Slam final.
Aformer Bosnian Croat general died in a Dutch hospital yesterday shortly after drinking a liquid in a courtroom where judges had just confirmed his 20-year sentence for war crimes.
After hearing that his 20-year prison sentence would be upheld by a war crimes court for former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Bosnian Croat Slobodan Praljak drank what appeared to be poison and died.
by Agence France-Presse Union of former detainees watch a television broadcast of the appeal trial in the Hague, Netherlands, for six Bosnian Croat senior wartime officials accused of war crimes against Muslims in Bosnia's 1992-1995 war, in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina on November 29, 2017.
Perkovic, whose fans give Nazi salutes at his concerts, is a supporter of the Croat Ustashe - the Nazi allies who during the war massacred Serbs Jews and gypsies, forced conversion of Orthodox Serbs to Catholicism at the point of a gun and whose emblems and slogans are tolerated in today's Croatia - a full member of the European Union.
Since the 1995 Dayton Peace Accord, which brought an end to ethnic violence among Serbs, Muslims and Croats, Bosnian bishops repeatedly have said the mostly Catholic Croat community is powerless and faces discrimination in a nation still divided along ethnic lines.
Croat striker Mario Mandzukic and the Azzurri midfielder Antonio Candreva converted first-half penalties as Croatia had Darijo Srna dismissed in the closing minute.
NNA - Pope Francis arrived in Sarajevo on Saturday for a visit aimed at bolstering reconciliation between Bosnia's Serb, Croat and Muslim communities.
sarukhanianum Croat & Haager, known only from the lowlands of Guerrero State.