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[dan-yoo-bee-uh n]
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of a Neolithic culture of the Danube basin.
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Origin of Danubian

First recorded in 1925–30; Danube + -ian
Related formstrans-Dan·u·bi·an, adjective
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Historical Examples of danubian

  • It was present especially in Constantinople and in the Danubian provinces.

    The Popular Science Monthly, October, 1900


  • This is the case with Hungary, Russia, the Danubian principalities, etc.

  • (p. 397) Danubian Principalities, proposed partition of, iii.

    The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte

    William Milligan Sloane

  • The latter received Finland and the Danubian Principalities.

  • The Danubian principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia effect a personal union (see 1861).

British Dictionary definitions for danubian


  1. of or relating to the river Danube
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