Croatian

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Croatian edition of Wiktionary
 
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EtymologyEdit

From Croat +‎ -ian.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌkɹəʊˈeɪ.ʃən/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌkɹoʊˈeɪ.ʃən/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

AdjectiveEdit

Croatian (comparative more Croatian, superlative most Croatian)

  1. of or pertaining to Croatia, the Croatian people or their language

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NounEdit

Croatian (countable and uncountable, plural Croatians)

  1. (countable) an inhabitant of Croatia; a person of Croatian descent
  2. (uncountable) A standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian, a South Slavic language, spoken by Croats.
  3. (historical) Serbo-Croatian in general, as spoken in Croatia.

Usage notesEdit

A distinction is sometimes made between Croat (a person of Croatian ethnicity/descent) and Croatian (a person from Croatia but not necessarily an ethnic Croat).

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