Definitions for palestinianˌpæl əˈstɪn i ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Pal•es•tin•i•anˌpæl əˈstɪn i ən(n.)

  1. a native or inhabitant of ancient or modern Palestine.

    Category: Peoples

  2. an Arab born in Palestine or descended from Arabs of Palestine.

    Category: Peoples

  3. (adj.)of or pertaining to Palestine or Palestinians.

    Category: Geography (places)

Origin of Palestinian:

1870–75

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Palestinian, Palestinian Arab(adj)

    a descendant of the Arabs who inhabited Palestine

  2. Palestinian(adj)

    of or relating to the area of Palestine and its inhabitants

    "Palestinian guerrillas"

Wiktionary

  1. Palestinian(Noun)

    An inhabitant of Palestine or an Arab descending from that area.

  2. Palestinian(Noun)

    An inhabitant of the West Bank and Gaza Strip, legally governed by the Palestinian National Authority.

  3. Palestinian(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Palestine or the Palestinian people.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Palestinian(adj)

    alt. of Palestinean

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'palestinian' in Adjectives Frequency: #1014

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