Laotian
noun Etymology: probably from French laotien, adjective & noun, from Lao Date: 1847 1. a native or inhabitant of Laos; also Lao 1 2. Lao 2 • Laotian adjective

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  • Laotian — prop. a. 1. of or pertaining to Laos; as, the Laotian Prime Minister. [WordNet 1.5] 2. of or pertaining to the inhabitants of Laos; as, Laotian refugees. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Laotian — prop. n. a native or inhabitant of Laos. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • laoţian — LAOŢIÁN, Ă, laoţieni, e, s.m. şi f., adj. 1. s.m. şi f. Persoană care face parte din populaţia de bază a Laosului sau care este originară de acolo. 2. adj. Care aparţine Laosului sau laoţienilor (1), privitor la Laos sau la laoţieni. [pr.: ţi an] …   Dicționar Român

  • Laotian — [lā ō′shən] adj. of Laos or its people, language, or culture n. 1. a person born or living in Laos; specif., a member of a Buddhist Tai people 2. the Tai language of this people …   English World dictionary

  • Laotian — [[t]leɪo͟ʊʃ(ə)n[/t]] Laotians 1) ADJ Laotian means belonging or relating to Laos, or its people, language, or culture. ...the Laotian border. 2) N COUNT A Laotian is a Laotian citizen, or a person of Laotian origin. Four fifths of Laotians are… …   English dictionary

  • Laotian — 1. noun a) A person from Laos or of Lao descent. b) The official language of Laos (closely related to Thai). Syn: Lao 2. adjective Of, from, or pertaining to …   Wiktionary

  • Laotian — n. & adj. n. 1 a a native or national of Laos in SE Asia. b a person of Laotian descent. 2 the language of Laos. adj. of or relating to Laos or its people or language …   Useful english dictionary

  • Laotian — /lay oh sheuhn, low sheuhn/, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of Laos. 2. Lao. adj. 3. of or pertaining to Laos, its people, or their language. [ < F laotien; see LAOS, IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • laotian — n. resident of Laos (country in southeastern Asia) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • laotian — alation …   Anagrams dictionary

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