- of or relating to Minorca.
- a native or inhabitant of Minorca.
Origin of Minorcan
1750–60; minorc(a) + -an
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Examples from the Web for minorcan
"I reckon you've heard a little too much, young man," said the Minorcan.
I had a good deal of trouble in making Rectus say "Minorcan."
Of course, Rectus wanted to know, right away, what a Minorcan was.
But, anyway, these Minorcan pyramids were up long before Lully's time, and that's enough for us.
One almost wonders that the Minorcan does not build up stone circles round the cows' legs whilst they are grazing.
- of or relating to Minorca or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Minorca
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