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.
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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
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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]
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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"
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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
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Macedonian

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

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

[ˌmæsɪˈdəʊnɪən]
1. adjmacedone
2. n (person) → macedone m/f; (language) → macedone m
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Gruevski and his propaganda, not the Macedonian people, carried out identity engineering in order to plant something that is not a natural or core element of the Macedonian national root.
(QNA) Amir congratulates Macedonian president THE Amir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani sent on Wednesday a cable of congratulations to the President of North Macedonia Stevo Pendarovski on his election as president of the country, wishing him and Macedonian people further progress and prosperity.
They also told TV21 that Rexhepi didn't insult all the Macedonian people but only the locals of the village of Lazec, who wouldn't let a mosque be built in the village.
This right belongs to the Macedonian people, and the sitting Macedonian government is unable to waive the Macedonian people's right to self-determination.
** Sources from the Greek government told ANAMPA that the amendments to the Macedonian Constitution were in line with the Prespa agreement now that Paragraph 3 of Article 49 changed in a way that replaces the phrase "the Macedonian people living the neighboring countries" with "the Macedon ian diaspora".
"I congratulate you and the Macedonian people on the expressed maturity and the right choice that will bring benefit, stability, and prosperity to your country.
"The Macedonian people have never been so embarrassed than now with this agreement (with Greece)," said Violeta Petkoska, a 39-year-old nurse.
Former diplomat Risto Nikovski in Nova Makedonija raises the dilemma of whether there could be Macedonian people in the country if there is nothing '"Macedonian" in it and whether by deleting everything that is Macedonian in the country the national identity of the Macedonian people could be enhanced as the government says it would.
"We ought to leave the Macedonian people to make up their own minds."
"This is a once in a lifetime opportunity and either they (the Macedonian people) support the agreement and they can join NATO, or they don't support the agreement but then they won't join it.
For instance, the first edition of the History of the Macedonian People included a chapter on Ancient Macedonia.

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