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Mon·te·neg·rin

 (mŏn′tə-nĕg′rĭn, -nē′grĭn)
adj.
Of or relating to Montenegro, its people, their language, or their culture.
n.
1. A native or inhabitant of Montenegro.
2. A person of Montenegrin ancestry.
3. The South Slavic language of the Montenegrins.
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Montenegrin

(ˌmɒntɪˈniːɡrɪn)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Montenegro or its people, or their language
n
1. (Languages) the language that is spoken in Montenegro
2. (Peoples)
a. a native or inhabitant of Montenegro
b. a speaker of Montenegrin
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Translations
CrnogoracCrnogorkacrnogorski
montenegrinermontenegrinsk

Montenegrin

adjmontenegrisch; he is Montenegriner ist Montenegriner
nMontenegriner(in) m(f)
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