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1. A native or inhabitant of ancient Troy.
2. A person of courageous determination or energy.
[Middle English, from Latin Trōiānus, from Trōia, Troy, from Greek Troiā, Trōiā, from Trōs, the mythical founder of Troy.]
A celestial body that is in one of the two stable Lagrangian points of a two-body system, especially an asteroid with solar orbits at Jupiter's distance from the sun, but traveling 60° ahead of or behind the planet.
[From the official convention of naming such objects after the heroes of the Trojan War, a practice derived from the fact that the first such object to be observed was named after Achilles and the second after Patroclus.]
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1. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of ancient Troy
2. a person who is hard-working and determined
(Historical Terms) of or relating to ancient Troy or its inhabitants
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. of or pertaining to ancient Troy or its inhabitants.n.
2. a native or inhabitant of Troy.
3. a person who shows determination or energy.
[before 900; Old English Trōiān < Latin Trōjānus]
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|Noun||1.||Trojan - a native of ancient Troy|
|2.||trojan - a program that appears desirable but actually contains something harmful; "the contents of a trojan can be a virus or a worm"; "when he downloaded the free game it turned out to be a trojan horse"|
malevolent program - a computer program designed to have undesirable or harmful effects
|Adj.||1.||Trojan - of or relating to the ancient city of Troy or its inhabitants; "Trojan cities"|
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A. ADJ → troyano
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
(Hist) → Trojaner(in) m(f), → Troer(in) m(f); to work like a Trojan (fig) → wie ein Pferd arbeiten; he’s a real Trojan (fig) → er ist wirklich eine treue Seele
(Comput, Internet) → Trojaner m (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
Trojan[ˈtrəʊdʒən] adj & n → troiano/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995