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Galician

[guh-lish-ee-uh n, -lish-uh n]
adjective
  1. of or relating to Galicia in NW Spain, its people, or their language.
  2. of or relating to Galicia in E central Europe or its people.
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noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Galicia in Spain.
  2. the language of Spanish Galicia, often considered a dialect of Portuguese.
  3. a native or inhabitant of Galicia in E central Europe.
  4. a Jew from Polish Galicia, especially one speaking a Galician dialect of Yiddish.
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Galician

adjective
  1. of or relating to Galicia in E central Europe
  2. of or relating to Galicia in NW Spain
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noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of either Galicia
  2. the Romance language or dialect of Spanish Galicia, sometimes regarded as a dialect of Spanish, although historically it is more closely related to Portuguese
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