What does Mongolian mean?

Definitions for Mongolian
mɒŋˈgoʊ li ən, mɒn-mon·go·lian

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Mongolian.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Mongol, Mongoliannoun

    a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia

  2. Mongolian, Mongolic, Mongolic languageadjective

    a family of Altaic language spoken in Mongolia

  3. Mongolianadjective

    of or relating to the modern Mongolian People's Republic

    "the Mongolian embassy"

  4. Mongol, Mongolianadjective

    of or relating to the region of Mongolia or its people or their languages or cultures

    "the Mongol invaders"; "a Mongolian pony"; "Mongolian syntax strongly resembles Korean syntax"


  1. Mongoliannoun

    A native or inhabitant of Mongolia = Mongol.

  2. Mongoliannoun

    A group of Altaic languages from Mongolia, specifically Khalkha, the official language of Mongolia.

  3. Mongoliannoun

    A person of Mongoloid physical type; a Mongoloid.

  4. Mongolianadjective

    Of or relating to Mongolia or its peoples, languages, or cultures = Mongol.

  5. Mongolianadjective

    Anthropology. Resembling or having some of the characteristic physical features of the Mongoloid racial type = Mongoloid.

  6. Mongolianadjective

    Designating or affected with Down syndrome = Mongol.

    Spelling: Also mongolian.

  7. Etymology: Originally from Mongol + -ian, a translation of the German mongalisch (1706). Subsequently, from the name of the country of Mongolia + -an.


  1. mongolian

    Mongolian can refer to: 1) A group of people native to Mongolia, a country located in East and Central Asia, between China and Russia. 2) The language predominantly spoken in Mongolia. 3) Pertaining to or characteristic of Mongolia, its people, culture, and traditions. 4) In the context of gastronomy, "Mongolian" can refer to a cuisine style that originated in Mongolia, such as Mongolian beef or a Mongolian barbecue.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mongolianadjective

    of or pertaining to Mongolia or the Mongols

  2. Mongoliannoun

    one of the Mongols

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mongolian in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mongolian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Mongolian in a Sentence

  1. Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    In Germany the government doesn't do that, the companies have to do it. We want to talk to Lufthansa to call their attention to the potential cooperation and maybe there can be an intensification of the cooperation between Lufthansa and Mongolian airlines.

  2. Alex Starns:

    I think Naadam is a perfect example of something that's truly unique to Mongolia and it's a showcase of Mongolian culture and heritage, we use the Google Street View as a way for people around the world to understand that.

  3. Saijarkh Narantuguldur:

    In terms of the 51-percent ownership for the Mongolian side, MMC is a clear winner.

  4. The Breeders:

    The death of Mongolian Groom is a loss to the entire horse racing community, our equine and human athletes' safety is the Breeders' Cup's top priority. We have worked closely with Santa Anita leading up to the World Championships to promote enhanced equine safety.

  5. Luvsanvandan Sumati:

    The worst election in Mongolian history.

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