agrarian

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /əˈɡɹɛɹi.ən/

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French agrarien, from Latin agrarius (of the land), from stem of ager (field) + -arius

AdjectiveEdit

agrarian (comparative more agrarian, superlative most agrarian)

  1. Of, or relating to, the ownership, tenure and cultivation of land
  2. Agricultural or rural.
  3. (botany) wild; said of plants growing in a cultivated field

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

agrarian (plural agrarians)

  1. A person who advocates the political interests of working farmers

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Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 01:25