Serbian

[ sur-bee-uhn ]
/ ˈsɜr bi ən /

adjective

of or relating to Serbia, its inhabitants, or their language.

noun

a native or inhabitant of Serbia, especially one of the Slavic peoples inhabiting it.
Serbo-Croatian, especially as spoken and written in Serbia.

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Origin of Serbian

First recorded in 1860–65; Serb + -ian

OTHER WORDS FROM Serbian

pseu·do-Ser·bi·an, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Serbian

Serbian

Serb

/ (ˈsɜːbɪən) /

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of Serbia, its people, or their language (formerly regarded as a dialect of Serbo-Croat)

noun

the language spoken in Serbia
  1. a native or inhabitant of Serbia
  2. a speaker of the Serbian language

usage for Serbian

See at Bosnian
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