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Umbrian

[ uhm-bree-uhn ]
/ ˈʌm bri ən /
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adjective
of or relating to Umbria, its inhabitants, or their language.
noun
a native or inhabitant of Umbria.
the extinct Italic language of the ancient Umbrians.
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Origin of Umbrian

First recorded in 1595–1605; Umbri(a) + -an

OTHER WORDS FROM Umbrian

non-Um·bri·an, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Umbrian

Umbrian
/ (ˈʌmbrɪən) /

adjective
of or relating to Umbria, its inhabitants, their dialect of Italian, or the ancient language once spoken there
of or relating to a Renaissance school of painting that included Raphael
noun
a native or inhabitant of Umbria
an extinct language of ancient S Italy, belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European familySee also Osco-Umbrian
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