Related formsEr·i·tre·an, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for eritrean
In the U.S., undocumented immigrants from Mexico are “illegals”; in Israel, Eritrean refugees are “infiltrators.”After Fleeing War and Genocide, African Refugees in Israel March for Freedom|Matt Surrusco|December 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“I receive 400 Egyptian pounds of financial assistance per month,” says the Eritrean survivor in his testimony.New Report Exposes Trafficking Rings in Egypt’s Sinai|John Beck|December 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We were the only outside journalists at the front to document the Eritrean victory.Witnessing the Decisive Battle of the Eritrean War of Independence|David Frum|May 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Israel has granted entry to two Eritrean women and a 14-year-old boy who were stuck on the Israel-Egypt border for eight days.
British Dictionary definitions for eritrean (1 of 2)
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Culture definitions for eritrean
Country in northeastern Africa bordered by Sudan to the north and west, Ethiopia to the south, Djibouti to the southeast, and the Red Sea to the east. Its capital is Asmara. After a long struggle, Eritrea declared its independence from Ethiopia in 1993. A border conflict with Ethiopia flared between 1998 and 2000.