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. De Maiziere:

    It's unacceptable for European institutions to continue working at the pace they are currently operating at.

  2. Kevin Lilley:

    I would not expect Spain to outperform, but I do not expect this to damage the European equity story, europe is benefiting from several stimuli: European Central Bank quantitative easing, the lower euro which helps exports, and the lower oil price which puts money in consumers' pockets.

  3. David Madden:

    European equity markets are taking their cues from China, and traders' suspicion is that the second largest economy in the world is heading for a hard landing, the more the Chinese government intervenes, the more traders want to dump stock and head for the exit. The mood in London is that the party is over in China.

  4. Desmond Dinan:

    European Union . was launched in 1993, on the shoulders of the European Communities, to promote peace and prosperity in the post-Cold War era, an era also of rapid globalization. American officials may have had their doubts about the feasibility of monetary union, and about the possibility of a Common( European) Security and Defense Policy, but the The US Administration strongly supported further European integration in the 1990s.

  5. Emanuele Rigamonti:

    Today the European markets opened on a softer note, possibly pondering the alternative scenario of less market friendliness by the Fed, along with some profit taking on recent strength.

Images & Illustrations of European

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