Macedonian


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Mac·e·do·ni·an

 (măs′ĭ-dō′nē-ən)
adj.
Of or relating to ancient or modern Macedonia or its peoples, languages, or cultures.
n.
1. A native or inhabitant of ancient or modern Macedonia.
2. The language of ancient Macedonia, of uncertain affiliation within Indo-European.
3. The Slavic language of modern Macedonia, closely related to Bulgarian.

Macedonian

(ˌmæsɪˈdəʊnɪən)
adj
1. (Peoples) of or relating to Macedonia, its inhabitants, or any of their languages or dialects
2. (Placename) of or relating to Macedonia, its inhabitants, or any of their languages or dialects
3. (Languages) of or relating to Macedonia, its inhabitants, or any of their languages or dialects
n
4. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Macedonia
5. (Languages) the language of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, belonging to the south Slavonic branch of the Indo-European family
6. (Historical Terms) an extinct language spoken in ancient Macedonia
7. (Languages) an extinct language spoken in ancient Macedonia

Mac•e•do•ni•an

(ˌmæs ɪˈdoʊ ni ən)

n.
1. a native or inhabitant of Macedonia.
2. a South Slavic language spoken in modern Macedonia.
3. the sparsely attested language of ancient Macedonia, variously regarded as a dialect of Greek or a distinct Indo-European language.
adj.
4. of or pertaining to Macedonia, its inhabitants, or their language.
[1550–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Macedonian - a native or inhabitant of MacedonMacedonian - a native or inhabitant of Macedon  
Macedon, Makedonija, Macedonia - the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Philippian - a native or inhabitant of Philippi in ancient Macedonia
2.Macedonian - the Slavic language of modern Macedonia
Slavic, Slavic language, Slavonic, Slavonic language - a branch of the Indo-European family of languages
Adj.1.Macedonian - of or relating to Macedonia or its inhabitantsMacedonian - of or relating to Macedonia or its inhabitants; "Macedonian hills"
Translations
македонски
Makedonec
makedoniamakedonialainen
makedonski
macedónmakedón
MacedończykMacedonkamacedoński
macedônio
macedoneanmacedoneancă
makedonščina

Macedonian

[mæsɪˈdəʊnɪən]
A. ADJmacedonio/a m/f
B. N
1. (= person) → macedonio/a m/f
2. (Ling) → macedonio m

Macedonian

[ˌmæsɪˈdəʊniən]
adjmacédonien(ne)
n
(= person) → Macédonien(ne) m/f
(= language) → macédonien m

Macedonian

nMakedonier(in) m(f), → Mazedonier(in) m(f)

Macedonian

[ˌmæsɪˈdəʊnɪən]
1. adjmacedone
2. n (person) → macedone m/f; (language) → macedone m
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Some of the cities fell under the tyranny of Macedonian garrisons; others under that of usurpers springing out of their own confusions.
Raleigh begins his great book with the Creation and brings it down to the third Macedonian war, which ended in 168 B.
The son Of Macedonian Philip had ere these Won Asia, and the throne of Cyrus held At his dispose; young Scipio had brought down The Carthaginian pride; young Pompey quelled The Pontic king, and in triumph had rode.
The Roman Empire having worked out its destruction, Mr Boffin next appeared in a cab with Rollin's Ancient History, which valuable work being found to possess lethargic properties, broke down, at about the period when the whole of the army of Alexander the Macedonian (at that time about forty thousand strong) burst into tears simultaneously, on his being taken with a shivering fit after bathing.
From the daughters of Deucalion sprang Magnes and Macedon, ancestors of the Magnesians and Macedonians, who are thus represented as cousins to the true Hellenic stock.
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