of, relating to, or characteristic of the Tyrol or its inhabitants. designating or typifying the peasant dress of the Tyrol, especially a man's soft-brimmed, usually green felt hat with a peaked crown and a feather or brush ornament on the hatband.
a native or inhabitant of the Tyrol.
Origin of Tyrolean
(variant of -ian
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Examples from the Web for tirolean
Historical Examples of tirolean
The whole was executed by Tirolean artists, and of Tirolean marbles.
Of it one of the most celebrated of Tirolean traditions is told.
I was too desirous to converse with a genuine Tirolean peasant to refuse his invitation to sit down by his side.
Innsbruck—Schpruck, as the indigenous call it—though the chief, is the least Tirolean town of Tirol.
British Dictionary definitions for tirolean
a variant spelling of TyroleanSee Tyrolese
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