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Glas·we·gian

 (glăs-wē′jən, glăz-)
adj.
Of or relating to Glasgow, Scotland.
n.
A native or resident of Glasgow, Scotland.

[Glas(gow) + (Gal)wegian, person from Galloway (from Medieval Latin Galwidia, Galloway, a region of southern Scotland).]

Glaswegian

(ɡlæzˈwiːdʒən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Glasgow or its inhabitants
n
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of Glasgow
[C19: influenced by Norway, Norwegian]

Glas•we•gian

(glæˈswi dʒən, -dʒi ən)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to Glasgow or its residents.
n.
2. a native or resident of Glasgow.
[1810]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Glaswegian - an inhabitant of Glasgow
Glasgow - largest city in Scotland; a port on the Clyde in west central Scotland; one of the great shipbuilding centers of the world
Scot, Scotchman, Scotsman - a native or inhabitant of Scotland
Adj.1.Glaswegian - of or relating to or characteristic of Glasgow or its inhabitants
Translations

Glaswegian

[glæzˈwiːdʒən]
A. ADJde Glasgow
B. Nnativo/a m/f or habitante mf de Glasgow

Glaswegian

[glæzˈwiːdʒən]
adjde Glasgow
n
(= resident) → habitant(e) m/f de Glasgow
(= native) → natif/ive m/f de Glasgow

Glaswegian

n
Glasgower(in) m(f)
(= dialect)Glasgower Dialekt m
adjGlasgower, von Glasgow

Glaswegian

[glæzˈwiːdʒən]
1. adjdi Glasgow
2. nabitante m/f or originario/a di Glasgow
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