Definitions for vandalˈvæn dl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(cap.) a member of a Germanic people who shortly after a.d. 400 moved from E Europe through Gaul and Spain to Africa, established a kingdom there, and raided the W Mediterranean by sea, sacking Rome in 455.
a person who willfully or ignorantly destroys or mars public or private property.
Origin of vandal:
1545–55; < LL Vandalus, Latinized tribal name
someone who willfully destroys or defaces property
a member of the Germanic people who overran Gaul and Spain and North Africa and sacked Rome in 455
A person who needlessly destroys or damages other people's property.
Of the particular ancient Germanic tribe.
A member of an ancient east Germanic tribe famous for sacking Rome.
Of or relating to the Vandals.
one of a Teutonic race, formerly dwelling on the south shore of the Baltic, the most barbarous and fierce of the northern nations that plundered Rome in the 5th century, notorious for destroying the monuments of art and literature
hence, one who willfully destroys or defaces any work of art or literature
alt. of Vandalic
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Translations for vandal
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a person who purposely and pointlessly damages or destroys public buildings or other property
Vandals have damaged this telephone kiosk.
- vândaloPortuguese (BR)
- der Vandale, die VandalinGerman
- hærværksmand; vandalDanish
- آدم ویرانگرFarsi
- vandali, skemmdarvargurIcelandic
- 공공 건물이나 재산의 파괴자Korean
- pelaku musnahMalay
- bølle, vandalNorwegian
- хулиган, вандалRussian
- vandal, barbarSlovak
- vandal, yakıp yıkma yanlısı kişiTurkish
- 惡意破壞公物或他人財物者Chinese (Trad.)
- вандал, варварUkrainian
- غنڈہ، تخريب کارUrdu
- kẻ cố ý phá hoạiVietnamese
- 故意毁坏文物者或破坏他人财产者Chinese (Simp.)
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