Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
A region of central Europe in eastern Germany and southwest Poland between the Elbe and Oder Rivers. Settled by the Sorbs, it was colonized during the Middle Ages by Germans and changed hands frequently among Bohemia, Saxony, and Brandenburg before passing to Prussia in 1815.
Lu·sa′tian adj. & n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Languages) of or relating to Lusatia, its people, or their language
2. (Peoples) of or relating to Lusatia, its people, or their language
3. (Placename) of or relating to Lusatia, its people, or their language
4. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Lusatia; a Sorb
5. (Languages) the Sorbian language
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a native or inhabitant of Lusatia.
3. of or pertaining to Lusatia or its inhabitants.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||Lusatian - a Slavonic language spoken in rural area of southeastern Germany|
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.