- a native or inhabitant of Argentina.
- Argentina (usually preceded by the): They vacationed in the Argentine.
- of or relating to Argentina.
Examples from the Web for argentinean
Rivero, now celebrated on Argentinean banknotes, remained on the Islands, fighting against the British.
In a World Cup warm-up game, the players held up a banner saying the islands were Argentinean.
Earlier in August, the pope called 44-year-old Argentinean Alejandra Pereyra to offer his prayers.He’ll Call You, Maybe: Pope Francis Is Surprising Flock Via Phone
Barbie Latza Nadeau
September 8, 2013
Mark Sanford went down in flames in 2009 when it became known that he was having an affair with an Argentinean woman.Jenny Sanford's Warning for 2012 Presidential Wives
May 16, 2011
We can be Irish and Argentinean, or French and Australian, or Chinese and Paraguayan, or perhaps even all of them at once.Do National Writers Still Exist?
November 28, 2010
- of, relating to, or resembling silver
- any of various small marine salmonoid fishes, such as Argentina sphyraena, that constitute the family Argentinidae and are characterized by a long silvery body
- the Argentine another name for Argentina
- a native or inhabitant of Argentina
- of or relating to Argentina
Word Origin and History for argentinean
"silver-colored," mid-15c., from Latin argentinus "of silver," from argentum (see argent).
"of or from Argentina," 1830 (from 1829 as a noun); Argentinian is from 1845 as a noun; 1858 as an adjective.