Definitions for ukrainianyuˈkreɪ ni ən, -ˈkraɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

U•krain•i•anyuˈkreɪ ni ən, -ˈkraɪ-(n.)

  1. a member of a Slavic people who are the principal inhabitants of Ukraine.

    Category: Peoples

  2. any native or inhabitant of Ukraine.

    Category: Peoples

  3. an East Slavic language spoken in Ukraine and adjacent parts of the Carpathian Mountains.

    Category: Peoples

  4. (adj.)of or pertaining to Ukraine, Ukrainians, or the language Ukrainian.

    Category: Peoples

Origin of Ukrainian:

1810–20

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ukrainian(adj)

    the Slavic language spoken in the Ukraine

  2. Ukrainian(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Ukraine or its people or culture

Wiktionary

  1. Ukrainian(Noun)

    A person of Ukrainian ethnicity or a citizen of Ukraine.

  2. Ukrainian(Adjective)

    Relating to Ukraine or its people.

  3. Ukrainian(ProperNoun)

    The East Slavic language of Ukrainians, and the official language of Ukraine.

  4. Origin: 1760 Ukranians, 1762 Ukrainian, 1764 Ukranian, 1799 Ukrainians. From .

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