Berliner

1
[bur-luh-ner]

Berliner

2
[bur-lin-er]
noun
  1. a native or resident of Berlin, Germany.

Origin of Berliner

2
First recorded in 1855–60; Berlin + -er1
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Berliner

noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Berlin
  2. a newspaper having a format between that of a broadsheet and a tabloid, approximately 18.5 inches by 12.4 inches (47 x 31.5 centimetres)

Word Origin for Berliner

C20: (for sense 2) this format was first adopted by Berlin newspapers
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