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Glaswegian

[ gla-swee-juhn, -jee-uhn ]
/ glæˈswi dʒən, -dʒi ən /
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adjective
of or characteristic of Glasgow or its inhabitants.
noun
a native or inhabitant of Glasgow.
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Origin of Glaswegian

1810–20; Glas(gow) + -wegian (extracted from Galwegian)
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British Dictionary definitions for Glaswegian

Glaswegian
/ (ɡlæzˈwiːdʒən) /

adjective
of or relating to Glasgow or its inhabitants
noun
a native or inhabitant of Glasgow

Word Origin for Glaswegian

C19: influenced by Norway, Norwegian
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