Mancunian


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Man·cu·ni·an

 (măn-kyo͞o′nē-ən, -kyo͞on′yən)
adj.
Of or relating to Manchester, England.
n.
A native or inhabitant of Manchester, England.

[From Latin Mancunium, Manchester, of Celtic origin.]

Mancunian

(mæŋˈkjuːnɪən)
n
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Manchester
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Manchester
[from Medieval Latin Mancunium Manchester]

Man•cu•ni•an

(mænˈkyu ni ən, -ˈkyun yən)

n.
1. a native or resident of Manchester, England.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to Manchester, England, or its residents.
[1900–05; < Medieval Latin Mancuni(um) Manchester + -an1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mancunian - a native or resident of Manchester
Manchester - a city in northwestern England (30 miles to the east of Liverpool); heart of the most densely populated area of England
English person - a native or inhabitant of England
Adj.1.Mancunian - of or relating to or characteristic of the English city of Manchester or its residentsMancunian - of or relating to or characteristic of the English city of Manchester or its residents; "Mancunian merchants"
Translations

Mancunian

[mænˈkjuːnɪən]
A. ADJde Manchester
B. N (= native) → nativo/a m/f de Manchester; (= inhabitant) → habitante mf de Manchester

Mancunian

[mæŋˈkjuːniən]
adjde Manchester
n
(= resident) → habitant(e) m/f de Manchester
(by birth)natif/ive m/f de Manchester

Mancunian

nBewohner(in) m(f)Manchesters; he’s a Mancunianer kommt or ist aus Manchester
adjaus Manchester

Mancunian

[mæŋˈkjuːnɪən]
1. adjdi Manchester
2. n (resident) → abitante m/f di Manchester; (native) → originario/a di Manchester
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