What does European mean?

Definitions for European
ˌyʊər əˈpi ən, ˌyɜr-Eu·ro·pean

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word European.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Europeanadjective

    a native or inhabitant of Europe

  2. Europeanadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of Europe or the people of Europe

    "European Community"

Wiktionary

  1. Europeannoun

    Person living or originating from Europe.

    Etymology: From Européen, viâ europaeus, ultimately from .

  2. Europeannoun

    Person who resides within the European Union.

    Etymology: From Européen, viâ europaeus, ultimately from .

  3. Europeanadjective

    Related to Europe or the European Union.

    Etymology: From Européen, viâ europaeus, ultimately from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Europeanadjective

    of or pertaining to Europe, or to its inhabitants

    Etymology: [L. europeaus, Gr. , fr. Gr. (L. europa.)]

  2. Europeannoun

    a native or an inhabitant of Europe

    Etymology: [L. europeaus, Gr. , fr. Gr. (L. europa.)]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. European

    ū-ro-pē′an, adj. belonging to Europe.—n. a native or inhabitant of Europe.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. european

    An inhabitant of New York City.

Editors Contribution

  1. European

    Of or relating to europe.

    Europe is a group of countries.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 23, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'European' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #456

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'European' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1075

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'European' in Nouns Frequency: #2268

  4. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'European' in Adjectives Frequency: #53

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of European in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of European in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of European in a Sentence

  1. John Kirby:

    I suspect our European allies right now are none too happy about hearing that President Trump intends to pull out of it.

  2. Boris Johnson:

    I am not by any means an ultra-eurosceptic. In some ways, I am a bit of a fan of the European Union. If we did not have one, we would invent something like it.

  3. Credit Suisse equity strategists:

    We continue to focus on the domestic demand proxies in Europe as, in our view, the European growth story looks more resilient than investors realise.

  4. Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov:

    First of all (it could be) European banks, this is because of the position of the American authorities.

  5. Christoph Blocher:

    Foreign laws, foreign judges. That is a very fundamental decision we have to make, along the lines of the 1992 decision on entering the European Economic Area and then the EU.

Images & Illustrations of European

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