Lebanese
adjective or noun see Lebanon

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lebanese — is an adjective referring to matters related to the Republic of Lebanon, which is located on the eastern shores of the Mediterranean. Other meanings associated with this term are: *The Lebanese people ** ** ** *Anything relating to Lebanon:… …   Wikipedia

  • Lebanese — 1860, from LEBANON (Cf. Lebanon) + ESE (Cf. ese) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Lebanese — [[t]le̱bəni͟ːz[/t]] ♦♦ (Lebanese is both the singular and plural form.) 1) ADJ Lebanese means belonging or relating to Lebanon, or to its people or culture. ...talks with the Lebanese government. 2) N COUNT A Lebanese is a Lebanese citizen, or a… …   English dictionary

  • Lebanese — 1. noun /lɛ.bəˈniːz/ A person from Lebanon or of Lebanese descent. 2. adjective /lɛ.bəˈniːz/ Of, from, or pertaining to Lebanon, the Lebanese people or the Lebanese language …   Wiktionary

  • Lebanese — /lɛbəˈniz/ (say lebuh neez) adjective 1. of or relating to Lebanon or its people. –noun 2. (plural Lebanese) a person native to or living in Lebanon. 3. the people of Lebanon collectively. 4. the variety of Arabic spoken in Lebanon. 5. food… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Lebanese — Leb·a·nese || ‚lebÉ™ niːz n. resident of Lebanon, one of Lebanese origin adj. of or pertaining to Lebanon, of Lebanese origin …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Lebanese — /leb euh neez , nees /, adj., n., pl. Lebanese. adj. 1. of or pertaining to Lebanon or its natives or inhabitants. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Lebanon. [1915 20; LEBAN(ON) + ESE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Lebanese — adj. & n. adj. of or relating to Lebanon in the Middle East. n. (pl. same) 1 a native or national of Lebanon. 2 a person of Lebanese descent …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lebanese — [ lɛbəni:z] noun (plural same) a native or inhabitant of Lebanon. adjective relating to Lebanon …   English new terms dictionary

  • lebanese — leb·a·nese …   English syllables

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