Friulian


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Fri·u·li·an

 (frē′ə-lē-ən, frē-o͞o′lē-ən)
n.
1. A Romance language of northeast Italy.
2. A native of Friuli or a native speaker of Friulian.
adj.
1. Of or relating to Friuli or its people or culture.
2. Of or relating to the Friulian language.

Friulian

(frɪˈuːlɪən)
n
1. (Languages) the Rhaetian dialect spoken in parts of Friuli. See also Ladin, Romansch
2. (Peoples) an inhabitant of Friuli or a speaker of Friulian
3. (Languages) an inhabitant of Friuli or a speaker of Friulian
adj
4. (Placename) of or relating to Friuli, its inhabitants, or their language
5. (Peoples) of or relating to Friuli, its inhabitants, or their language
6. (Languages) of or relating to Friuli, its inhabitants, or their language

Fri•u•li•an

(friˈu li ən)

also Fri•u•lan

(-ˈu lən)

n.
a Romance language spoken throughout most of Friuli-Venezia Giulia in NE Italy.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Friulian - a Rhaeto-Romance dialect spoken in northeastern Italy
Rhaeto-Romance, Rhaeto-Romanic - Romance dialects spoken in parts of southeastern Switzerland and northern Italy and the Tyrol
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Contract notice: Contract for the project to rehabilitate 387 social housing units in the friulian city of gentilly.
What I had discovered in the Friulian archives was, I argued, a fragment from a deep layer of peasant culture: the inquisitors' astonished reaction to the benandanti description of their nocturnal battles with the witches was eloquent enough.
The collection continues with "Pasolini e la 'zoventut': motivi e figure" where Franco Zabagli examines images of youth in Pasolini's Friulian poetry, featuring their Narcissistic aspects and Pascoli's fanciullo.
Leitgeb's first father-in-law, Biagio Placeriano, was born around 1686 in the Friulian village of Montenars (he is related to the Italian author Francesco Placereani [sic]).
The 'authors' turned out to be typical Friulian surnames: old schoolmates and names of men who worked for Fabro's mother in the fields.
For Friulian wine to be made like that here in the Napa Valley is remarkable.
L/Cpl Watts, a member of 3rd Battalion, The Royal Welsh, was speaking from the Friulian Dolomites mountain range in northern Italy, where around 100 part-time soldiers took part in a training exercise last week.
AS dawn breaks over the Friulian Dolomites mountain range, a camouflaged soldier stealthily moves through a dried-up river bed alert to the possible threat of the enemy.
The Lt Col - who was speaking from the Friulian Dolomites mountain range in Northern Italy where he was overseeing the training of Territorial Army recruits from 3rd Battalion, The Royal Welsh - sustained his first injury rushing to the aid of one of his men.
Created in partnership between restaurateur Arrigo Cipriani (proprietor of Harry's Bar), Lapo Elkann of the Fiat family, Friulian distiller Marco Faminel and Venetian entrepreneur Francesco Cosulich, I Spirit Vodka is created by distilling the high quality grains and white grapes from the Fruili DOG region.
Created in partnership between restaurateur Arrigo Cipriani (proprietor of Harry's Bar), Lapo Elkann of the Fiat family, Friulian distiller Marco Fantinel and Venetian entrepreneur Francesco Cosulich, I Spirit Vodka is created by distilling the high quality grains and white grapes from the Fruili DOC region.
For Pasolini, Italian identity had turned out to mean crushing the multitude of diverse cultures that the country had contained, as embodied, for instance, in the Friulian dialect in which his first poems were written and the Roman argot he used so often in his novels and films.