[ kan-tuh-brij-ee-uh n ]
/ ˌkæn təˈbrɪdʒ i ən /
of Cambridge, England, or Cambridge University.
of Cambridge, Mass., or Harvard University.
a native or inhabitant of Cambridge, England or Cambridge, Mass.
a student at or graduate of Cambridge University or Harvard University.
Origin of Cantabrigian
1610–20; < Medieval Latin Cantabrigi(a) Cambridge + -an
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Examples from the Web for cantabrigian
Those who know the Cantabrigian guerilla respect his power, though they abhor his ways.
Pleasant Taylor making himself merry with the stake was another Cantabrigian.Cambridge|Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
For the fourth time the New Haven men struggled to the Cantabrigian twenty-yard line.
British Dictionary definitions for cantabrigian
/ (ˌkæntəˈbrɪdʒɪən) /
of, relating to, or characteristic of Cambridge or Cambridge University, or of Cambridge, Massachusetts, or Harvard University
a member or graduate of Cambridge University or Harvard University
an inhabitant or native of Cambridge
Word Origin for Cantabrigian
C17: from Medieval Latin Cantabrigia
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