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Galwegian

[ gal-wee-juhn ]
/ gælˈwi dʒən /
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adjective
of or relating to the region of Galloway, Scotland.
noun
a native or inhabitant of Galloway.
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Origin of Galwegian

1765–75; irregular <Medieval Latin Galwedi(a) Galloway + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for Galwegian

Galwegian
/ (ɡælˈwiːdʒən) /

noun
another word for Gallovidian (def. 1)
a native or inhabitant of the town or county of Galway in W Republic of Ireland
adjective
another word for Gallovidian (def. 2)

Word Origin for Galwegian

C18: influenced by Norway, Norwegian
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