/ (kəˈlɒmbɪən) /

  1. of or relating to Colombia or its inhabitants

  1. a native or inhabitant of Colombia

Words Nearby Colombian

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How to use Colombian in a sentence

  • The department of Cundinamarca produces a coffee that is counted one of the best of Colombian grades.

    All About Coffee | William H. Ukers
  • Schooners from Curaçao have, in the past, carried a great deal of the Colombian coffee to Curaçao.

    All About Coffee | William H. Ukers
  • The state of Tachira lies next to the Colombian boundary, and its mountains produce much fine washed coffee.

    All About Coffee | William H. Ukers
  • Passing from the traces of Aztec and Mayan civilization, we may now glance at the antiquities of the Colombian states.

  • So the Stars and Stripes ain't lending any marines to shell the huts of the Colombian cannibals, hey?

    Roads of Destiny | O. Henry