What does European mean?

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

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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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say European in sign language?

  1. european

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. Janez Kopac:

    Western Balkans coal power producers participate in the single European power market on an equal basis as EU stakeholders, yet they get a free pass when it comes to paying for their CO2 emissions, should the carbon pricing mechanism be introduced today, all the region's coal-fired power plants would go bankrupt overnight.

  2. Angel Kunchev:

    We plan to lift the obligatory quarantine for Bulgarians returning from abroad and for travellers from the European Union countries and Serbia and North Macedonia, we will keep it for the eight EU countries that have the biggest registered cases in the past two weeks.

  3. Nigel Farage:

    Isn’t it funny, when I came here 17 years ago and said I wanted to lead a campaign to get Britain to leave the European Union, you all laughed at me. Well, you’re not laughing now.

  4. Norris Trent:

    I dont recognize the rhetoric in the U.K. anymore. I dont want to close the door on the European project, this is about protecting my family against populism and closing borders.

  5. Emmanuel Macron:

    I told the prime minister of my deep conviction, which is shared with our European partners, that the accord needs to be preserved to ensure control of nuclear activity.

Images & Illustrations of European

  1. EuropeanEuropeanEuropeanEuropeanEuropean

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