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See also: roman, róman, román, român, and Rómán

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French Romain, from Latin Rōmānus.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɹəʊm.ən/
  • (US) enPR: rōmən, IPA(key): /ˈɹoʊmən/
  • Hyphenation: Ro‧man
  • Homophone: roamin'
  • Rhymes: -əʊmən
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AdjectiveEdit

Roman (comparative more Roman, superlative most Roman)

  1. Of or from Rome.
  2. Of or from the Roman Empire
  3. (of type or text) supporting or using a Western European character set.
  4. (typography) a font which is upright, as opposed to oblique or italic. See roman font.
  5. Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic Church or the Holy See.

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Related termsEdit

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NounEdit

Roman (plural Romans)

  1. A native or resident of Rome.
  2. (historical) A native or resident of the Roman Empire.
  3. (law, colloquial) Used to distinguish a Roman numeral from an Arabic numeral in oral discourse.
    You will find the term defined at the end of Roman one.
  4. (uncountable) The Roman script.

TranslationsEdit

Proper nounEdit

Roman (plural Romans)

  1. A male given name recently borrowed from continental Europe.
  2. A surname​.

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AnagramsEdit


CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ro‧man

NounEdit

Roman

  1. a male given name

CzechEdit

 
Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cs

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Rōmānus

Proper nounEdit

Roman m

  1. A male given name

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Rōmānus.

Proper nounEdit

Roman

  1. A male given name.

GermanEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French roman

NounEdit

Roman m (genitive Romans or Romanes, plural Romane)

  1. (literature) novel
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin Rōmānus.

Proper nounEdit

Roman

  1. A male given name

Further readingEdit


NauruanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Roman

  1. Romania

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Rōmānus, from rōmānus (adjective: Roman, of Rome)

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Roman m pers (diminutive Romek)

  1. A male given name

DeclensionEdit


SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Roman m (genitive Romana, nominative plural Romanovia) declension pattern chlap

  1. A male given name.
  2. A surname​.

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Roman in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Romani romano. Cognate to English Romani. Not related to Rumen (Romanian).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Roman

  1. a member of the Roma people, Rom, Romani

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative Roman
Definite accusative Romanı
Singular Plural
Nominative Roman Romanlar
Definite accusative Romanı Romanları
Dative Romana Romanlara
Locative Romanda Romanlarda
Ablative Romandan Romanlardan
Genitive Romanın Romanların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular Romanım Romanlarım
2nd singular Romanın Romanların
3rd singular Romanı Romanları
1st plural Romanımız Romanlarımız
2nd plural Romanınız Romanlarınız
3rd plural Romanları Romanları

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