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
    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. Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova:

    This pipeline is strategic for the European Union and is of common interest.

  2. Fort Trump:

    Reliance on a single foreign supplier can leave a nation vulnerable to extortion and intimidation, that is why we congratulate European states, such as Poland, for leading the construction of a Baltic pipeline so that nations are not dependent on Russia to meet their energy needs. Germany will become totally dependent on Russian energy if it does not immediately change course.

  3. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius:

    At a European level the question of sanctions would be asked again.

  4. Chief Executive Guido Kerkhoff:

    Of course, with steel, we are looking to see what other consolidation options there are, but with the current position of the European Commission, I don't see the possibility of bigger mergers. As a result, we will remain the majority shareholder.

  5. Nigel Farage:

    I think if we had a second referendum on European Union membership, we ’d kill it off for a generation, the percentage that would vote to leave next time would be very much bigger than it was last time round and we may just finish the whole thing off and Tony Blair can disappear off into total obscurity.

Images & Illustrations of European

  1. EuropeanEuropeanEuropeanEuropeanEuropean

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European#1#1014#10000

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