Roumanian Rou*ma"ni*an, a. [Written also {Rumanian} and {Romanian}.] [From Roumania, the name of the country, Roumanian Rom[^a]nia, fr. Rom[^a]n Roumanian, L. Romanus Roman.] Of or pertaining to Roumania. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Rumanian — Roumanian Rou*ma ni*an, n. An inhabitant of Roumania; also, the language of Roumania, one of the Romance or Romanic languages descended from Latin, but containing many words from other languages, as Slavic, Turkish, and Greek. [Written also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Rumanian — variant of Romanian …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rumanian — /roo may nee euhn, mayn yeuhn/, n., adj. Romanian. [1855 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • Rumanian — 1. noun An archaic spelling of Romanian. 2. adjective a) An archaic spelling of Romanian. b) An alternate spelling of Romanian used to create a more Germanic feel in text (compare the German word Rumänisch) …   Wiktionary

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  • Rumanian — Ru•ma•ni•an [[t]rʊˈmeɪ ni ən, ˈmeɪn yən[/t]] n. adj. peo Romanian • Etymology: 1855–60 …   From formal English to slang

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