What does Dominican mean?

Definitions for Dominican
dəˈmɪn ɪ kən for 1,3 ; ˌdɒm əˈni kən, dəˈmɪn ɪ- for 2, 4do·mini·can

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dominican, Black Friar, Blackfriar, friar preachernoun

    a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order

  2. Dominicanadjective

    a native or inhabitant of the Dominican Republic

  3. Dominicanadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of the Dominican Republic or its people

    "the Dominican population"

  4. Dominicanadjective

    of or relating to Saint Dominic or the Dominican order

    "Dominican monks"

Wiktionary

  1. Dominicannoun

    A person from the Commonwealth of Dominica or of its descent.

  2. Dominicannoun

    A person from the Dominican Republic or of its descent.

  3. Dominicannoun

    A member of the religious order founded by St. Dominic.

  4. Dominicanadjective

    Of, from, or pertaining to Dominica, or its people.

  5. Dominicanadjective

    Of, from, or pertaining to the Dominican Republic, or its people.

  6. Dominicanadjective

    Of or belonging to the Dominican religious order.

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  1. dominican

    1) Dominican refers to anything related to the Dominican Republic, a country located in the Caribbean, including its people, culture, language (Dominican Spanish), or products. 2) It also refers to anything related to the historical St. Dominic or the Order of Preachers (Dominicans), a Roman Catholic religious order founded by him. 3) It may also refer to someone from the Commonwealth of Dominica, an island country in the Caribbean, although this is less common as residents are usually referred to as Dominican (Dominica). Hence, the term "Dominican" can refer to various aspects depending on its context of use.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dominicanadjective

    of or pertaining to St. Dominic (Dominic de Guzman), or to the religions communities named from him

  2. Dominicannoun

    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

  3. Etymology: [NL. Dominicanus, fr. Dominicus, Dominic, the founder: cf. F. Dominicain.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Dominican

    do-min′i-kan, adj. belonging to St Dominic or to the Dominicans.—n. a friar or monk of the order of St Dominic—Fratres Predicatores, founded in 1215—the Black Friars, from their black mantle.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dominican in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dominican in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Dominican in a Sentence

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    If the banks and corporations feel that they can better exploit the people of Mississippi, New Hampshire, Hong Kong or Puerto Rico in order to make their blood profits -- let them go there, in the Dominican Republic, American companies pay native workers $ 2 a day for a full day's work. Vermont is not going to compete with that kind of slavery.

  2. Mario Serrano:

    They don't have access to the same rights because they are being treated like immigrants in their own country, in truth, they have not immigrated from anywhere. Many of them have never been outside of the Dominican Republic.

  3. Charles Sykes/Invision/AP -RRB- Lopez:

    When I feel really good, I really feel like I do my best music, and so I got back from the Dominican Republic and I immediately had notified everybody that I know and like, I want to get in the studio.

  4. State Department spokesman Mark Toner:

    In all cases, the Dominican Republic should take measures adequate to prevent the risk of statelessness and the discriminatory confiscation of documents.

  5. Johnny Cueto:

    My ups and downs have been -- it's just part of the game, i've pitched some good games, as well. ... And all I'm focused on is trying to go out and help this team win. Daniel Volquez mourns father When Daniel Volquez slipped into the clubhouse after being taken out of Game 1 Daniel Volquez was greeted by Daniel Volquez wife, kids, brother and Royals General Manager Dayton Moore. They took Daniel Volquez into the manager's office and closed the door. Daniel Volquez father, the man who prodded him to take up baseball, was dead. Daniel Volquez, 63, died in the Dominican Republic from complications of a heart condition, MLB.com reported. The pitcher and his family flew to the Dominican for the funeral, but Daniel Volquez told The Royals Manager Ned Yost that Daniel Volquez would see the team in New York. Royals Manager Ned Yost said Royals Manager Ned Yost fully expects to see Volquez on the mound in Game 5, which would be Sunday, if necessary. Sleep ? O-ver-ra-ted !

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