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Sardinian

[ sahr-din-ee-uhn, -din-yuhn ]

adjective

  1. of or relating to Sardinia, its inhabitants, or their language.


noun

  1. a native or inhabitant of Sardinia.
  2. a Romance language spoken on Sardinia.

Sardinian

/ sɑːˈdɪnɪən /

adjective

  1. of or relating to Sardinia, its inhabitants, or their language


noun

  1. a native or inhabitant of Sardinia
  2. the spoken language of Sardinia, sometimes regarded as a dialect of Italian but containing many loan words from Spanish

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Word History and Origins

Origin of Sardinian1

First recorded in 1590–1600; Sardini(a) + -an

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Example Sentences

This book, which is dedicated to her grandmother, was the perfect opportunity to blend childhood favorites with the flavors of her adopted Sardinian home.

In terms of flavor, it is similar to Sardinian fregola, another toasted semolina-based pasta.

Whether it does that will be clear on Friday, when it meets to discuss the future of the Sardinian mine.

Once she was flown to his Sardinian villa with around 25 other women.

Radetzky instantly threw himself on the weakly Custozza guarded centre of the long Sardinian line.

And we can only write, in view of the vain devotion of the Sardinian lover—le pauvre Giacomo!

This beautiful villa and its lovely grounds have been entirely destroyed under the Sardinian Government.

In him, and in our bus men, the famous Sardinian hospitality and generosity still lingers.

Nobody about, free access to anywhere and everywhere, as usual: testifying again to Sardinian honesty.

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