Bavarian


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Ba·var·i·an

 (bə-vâr′ē-ən)
n.
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Bavaria.
b. A person of Bavarian ancestry.
2. The High German dialect of Bavaria and Austria.

Ba·var′i·an adj.

Bavarian

(bəˈvɛərɪən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Bavaria or its inhabitants
n
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of Bavaria

Ba•var•i•an

(bəˈvɛər i ən)
n.
1. a native or an inhabitant of Bavaria.
2.
a. a dialect of Old High German spoken in medieval Bavaria.
b. the group of dialects descended from Bavarian.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to Bavaria, its inhabitants, or their speech.
[1630–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bavarian - a native or an inhabitant of BavariaBavarian - a native or an inhabitant of Bavaria
German - a person of German nationality
Adj.1.Bavarian - of or relating to or characteristic of Bavaria or its peopleBavarian - of or relating to or characteristic of Bavaria or its people; "Bavarian beer"
Translations

Bavarian

[bəˈvɛərɪən]
A. ADJbávaro
B. Nbávaro/a m/f

Bavarian

[bəˈvɛəriən]
adjbavarois(e)
nBavarois(e) m/f

Bavarian

n
(= person)Bayer(in) m(f)
(= dialect)Bayrisch nt
adjbay(e)risch

Bavarian

[bəˈvɛərɪən] adj & nbavarese (m/f)
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"Surely, this Bavarian peasant is worthy of framing; and this basket of apples!
Some Bavarian peasants having caught a wolf one evening, tied it to a post by the tail and went to bed.
He went to a ball at the hotel of the Bavarian envoy, the Count de Springbock- Hohenlaufen, with his head shaved and dressed as a Capuchin friar.
"Ah, that boy will find out some Bavarian or Peruvian princess; he will want a crown and an immense fortune."
"Of four hundred thousand who crossed the Vistula," he wrote further of the Russian war, "half were Austrians, Prussians, Saxons, Poles, Bavarians, Wurttembergers, Mecklenburgers, Spaniards, Italians, and Neapolitans.
He boldly took the whole responsibility for what happened, and his darkened mind found justification in the belief that among the hundreds of thousands who perished there were fewer Frenchmen than Hessians and Bavarians.
They're bringing up some more Bavarians, we think."
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In Leavenworth in the USA it is celebrated in a very authentic style: The village is a perfect replica of a Bavarian village.
Merkel believes that deals she had clinched at a Brussels summit should be enough to appease her belligerent Bavarian allies, telling German state broadcaster ZDF in an interview on Sunday that the migration row is a "serious matter." The German chancellor refused to rule out any scenarios, saying that she would do everything in her power to satisfy her conservative allies, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its sister Bavarian party, the Christian Social Union (CSU).
Along with the beer garden there'll be a central festival tent and areas for families, with beer in two-pint glasses and food all served up by staff dressed in Bavarian costume.