Definitions for Dominicandəˈmɪn ɪ kən for 1,3 ; ˌdɒm əˈni kən, dəˈmɪn ɪ- for 2, 4
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Dominican, Black Friar, Blackfriar, friar preacher(noun)
a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order
a native or inhabitant of the Dominican Republic
of or relating to or characteristic of the Dominican Republic or its people
"the Dominican population"
of or relating to Saint Dominic or the Dominican order
A person from the Commonwealth of Dominica or of its descent.
A person from the Dominican Republic or of its descent.
A member of the religious order founded by St. Dominic.
Of, from, or pertaining to Dominica, or its people.
Of, from, or pertaining to the Dominican Republic, or its people.
Of or belonging to the Dominican religious order.
of or pertaining to St. Dominic (Dominic de Guzman), or to the religions communities named from him
one of an order of mendicant monks founded by Dominic de Guzman, in 1215. A province of the order was established in England in 1221. The first foundation in the United States was made in 1807. The Master of the Sacred Palace at Rome is always a Dominican friar. The Dominicans are called also preaching friars, friars preachers, black friars (from their black cloak), brothers of St. Mary, and in France, Jacobins
Origin: [NL. Dominicanus, fr. Dominicus, Dominic, the founder: cf. F. Dominicain.]
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This is not a criticism of the Dominican people.
I was born in the Dominican Republic and my mom died when I was 7. I never had a birth certificate.
In all cases, the Dominican Republic should take measures adequate to prevent the risk of statelessness and the discriminatory confiscation of documents.
This is the reason why the Dominican Republic can come to market, they benefit hugely from this low oil price environment ... Fundamentals are (also) supportive, with growth in the 5% region this year.
The Dominican Republic does not recognize the existence of a structural problem of racism and xenophobia, but it must address these issues as a matter of priority so the country can live free from tension and fear.
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