a native or inhabitant of Romania.
the Romance language of Romania, spoken also in Moldova. Abbreviations: Rom, Rom.
of or relating to Romania, its inhabitants, or the language Romanian.
- Also Older Spellings, Ru·ma·ni·an, Rou·ma·ni·an [roo-mey-nee-uhn, ‐meyn-yuhn] /rʊˈmeɪ ni ən, ‐ˈmeɪn yən/ .
- an·ti-Ro·ma·ni·an, adjective, noun
- pro-Ro·ma·ni·an, adjective, noun
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How to use Romanian in a sentence
He is a great figure in Servian poetry, and his deeds are also told in the epic poems of the Rumanians and the Bulgarians.
But truly, dear,” the gypsy girl dropped back into her deep easy chair, “I know no more of the Rumanians than you do.Nan of the Gypsies | Grace May North
A funny story about the hoopoe and the cuckoo is told by the Rumanians at the expense of the Armenians.Rumanian Bird and Beast Stories | Anonymous
The Rumanians resort to magical performances of a peculiarly symbolical and sympathetic nature.Rumanian Bird and Beast Stories | Anonymous
Beyond lie whole provinces full of mutinous Jugoslavs and Rumanians.World's War Events, Volume III | Various
British Dictionary definitions for Romanian
the official language of Romania, belonging to the Romance group of the Indo-European family
a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Romania
relating to, denoting, or characteristic of Romania, its people, or their language
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