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Bel·gian

 (bĕl′jən)
adj.
Of or relating to Belgium or its people or culture.
n.
1.
a. A native or inhabitant of Belgium.
b. A person of Belgian ancestry.
2. A draft horse of a large breed developed in Belgium that is usually chestnut or sorrel.

Belgian

(ˈbɛldʒən)
n
(Peoples) a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Belgium. See also Fleming1, Walloon
adj
1. (Placename) of, relating to, or characteristic of Belgium or the Belgians
2. (Peoples) of, relating to, or characteristic of Belgium or the Belgians
3. (Languages) of or relating to the Walloon French or the Flemish languages

Bel•gian

(ˈbɛl dʒən)

n.
1. a native or inhabitant of Belgium.
2. one of a breed of large, strong draft horses raised orig. in Belgium.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to Belgium or its inhabitants.
[1615–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Belgian - a native or inhabitant of BelgiumBelgian - a native or inhabitant of Belgium  
Belgique, Belgium, Kingdom of Belgium - a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Fleming - a native of Flanders or a Flemish-speaking Belgian
Walloon - a member of the French-speaking people living in Belgium
Adj.1.Belgian - of or relating to or characteristic of Belgium or the Belgian peopleBelgian - of or relating to or characteristic of Belgium or the Belgian people; "the Belgian Queen"
Translations
Belgičanbelgický
belgierbelgisk
belgialainen
Belgijanacbelgijski
belga
ベルギーのベルギー人
벨기에 사람벨기에의
belgarebelgiskbelgiska
เกี่ยวกับชาวเบลเยี่ยมชาวเบลเยี่ยม
người Bỉthuộc nước/người Bỉ

Belgian

[ˈbeldʒən]
A. ADJbelga
B. Nbelga mf

Belgian

[ˈbɛldʒən]
adjbelge, de Belgique
Belgian chocolate → le chocolat belge
She's Belgian → Elle est belge.
n (= person) → Belge mf
the Belgians → les Belges mpl

Belgian

nBelgier(in) m(f)
adjbelgisch

Belgian

[ˈbɛldʒn] adj & nbelga (m/f)

Belgian

بَلْجِيكِيّ Belgičan, belgický belgier, belgisk Belgier, belgisch βελγικός, Βέλγος belga belgialainen Belge Belgijanac, belgijski belga ベルギーの, ベルギー人 벨기에 사람, 벨기에의 Belg, Belgisch belgier, belgisk Belg, belgijski belga, belgo бельгиец, бельгийский belgare, belgisk เกี่ยวกับชาวเบลเยี่ยม, ชาวเบลเยี่ยม Belçika, Belçikalı người Bỉ, thuộc nước/người Bỉ 比利时人, 比利时的
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