Dominican

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Do·min·i·can 1

 (də-mĭn′ĭ-kən)
adj.
Of or relating to the Dominican Republic or its people or culture.
n.
1. A native or inhabitant of the Dominican Republic.
2. A person of Dominican ancestry.

Do·mi·ni·can 2

(dō′-mə-nē′kən)
adj.
Of or relating to Dominica or its people or culture.
n.
1. A native or inhabitant of Dominica.
2. A person of Dominican ancestry.

Do·min·i·can 3

 (də-mĭn′ĭ-kən)
n.
A member of a Roman Catholic order of preaching friars established in 1216 by Saint Dominic.

Do·min′i·can adj.

Dominican

(dəˈmɪnɪkən)
n
(Roman Catholic Church)
a. a member of an order of preaching friars founded by Saint Dominic in 1215; a Blackfriar
b. a nun of one of the orders founded under the patronage of Saint Dominic
adj
(Roman Catholic Church) of or relating to Saint Dominic or the Dominican order

Dominican

(dəˈmɪnɪkən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to the Dominican Republic or Dominica
n
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of the Dominican Republic or Dominica

Do•min•i•can1

(dəˈmɪn ɪ kən)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to St. Dominic or the Dominicans.
n.
2. a member of one of the mendicant religious orders founded by St. Dominic; Black Friar.
[1625–35; Dominic(us), Latinized form of Domingo de Guzman, founder of the order]

Do•min•i•can2

(dəˈmɪn ɪ kən for 1,3; ˌdɒm əˈni kən, dəˈmɪn ɪ- for 2, 4 )

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the Dominican Republic.
2. of or pertaining to the Commonwealth of Dominica.
n.
3. a native or inhabitant of the Dominican Republic.
4. a native or inhabitant of the Commonwealth of Dominica.
[< Sp dominicano; (definitions 2, 4) Dominic (a)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Dominican - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican orderDominican - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order
Dominican order - a Roman Catholic order of mendicant preachers founded in the 13th century
friar, mendicant - a male member of a religious order that originally relied solely on alms
2.Dominican - a native or inhabitant of the Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic - a republic in the West Indies; located on the eastern two-thirds of the island of Hispaniola
West Indian - a native or inhabitant of the West Indies
Adj.1.Dominican - of or relating to or characteristic of the Dominican Republic or its people; "the Dominican population"
2.Dominican - of or relating to Saint Dominic or the Dominican order; "Dominican monks"
Translations

Dominican

[dəˈmɪnɪkən]
A. ADJdominicano
B. N
1. (Pol) → dominicano/a m/f
2. (Rel) → dominico m, dominicano m
C. CPD Dominican Republic NRepública f Dominicana

Dominican

1 (Geog)
nDominikaner(in) m(f)

Dominican

2 (Eccl)
nDominikaner m
adjDominikaner-, dominikanisch; Dominican monasteryDominikanerkloster nt

Dominican

1 [dəˈmɪnɪkən] adj & n (Rel) → domenicano/a

Dominican

2 [dəˈmɪnɪkən] adj & n (Geog) → dominicano/a
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