What does European mean?

Definitions for European
ˌyʊər əˈpi ən, ˌyɜr-Euro·pean

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. European(adj)

    a native or inhabitant of Europe

  2. European(adj)

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

    "European Community"

Wiktionary

  1. European(Noun)

    Person living or originating from Europe.

    Etymology: From Européen, viâ europaeus, ultimately from .

  2. European(Noun)

    Person who resides within the European Union.

    Etymology: From Européen, viâ europaeus, ultimately from .

  3. European(Adjective)

    Related to Europe or the European Union.

    Etymology: From Européen, viâ europaeus, ultimately from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. European(adj)

    of or pertaining to Europe, or to its inhabitants

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

  2. European(noun)

    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

How to pronounce European?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Johanna Rode-Margono:

    Javan warty pigs are of a similar body size to European wild boar but are a bit more slender and have longer heads, males have three pairs of enormous warts on their faces. It is these characteristics that have led to them being affectionately labelled as ‘the world’s ugliest pig’ but, certainly to us and our researchers, they are rather beautiful and impressive.

  2. Koichi Yoshikawa:

    At the moment, U.S. markets are attracting global funds. Globally there remain risks, such as European financial institutions or the Chinese yuan, we have to see if investors are ready to diversify to other markets than the U.S. in coming weeks.

  3. Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker:

    I made it clear back in 2006 that the European project was running out of steam, there was disappointment. I don't think the situation has fundamentally changed, on the contrary, yes it's right we are not very popular when we plead the case for Europe. You are no longer respected in your country if you insist that in the necessity of supra-national bodies.

  4. Vangelis Meimarakis:

    The first party that I would turn to would be the one that ranked second, if the second party does not want to join in, I will turn to the parties which believe in the country's European course and with which we can at least agree on a plan of a viable government, hopefully a four-year term one.

  5. Neil Wilkinson:

    If you look at the arguments for European equities, they still stand up to scrutiny.

Images & Illustrations of European

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