What does venetian mean?

Definitions for venetianvəˈni ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Venetian(adj)

    a resident of Venice

  2. Venetian(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Venice or its people

    "Venetian glass"; "Venetian canals"


  1. Venetian(Noun)

    An inhabitant or a resident of Venice and the region of Venezia.

  2. Venetian(Adjective)

    Of, from, or relating to Venice.

  3. Venetian(ProperNoun)

    The Romance language spoken mostly in the Veneto region of Italy, sometimes considered to be a dialect of Italian. It should not be confused with Venetic, an extinct Indo-European language once spoken in the same area.

  4. Venetian(ProperNoun)

    The form of this language spoken in Venice.

  5. Origin: from Venetia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Venetian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Venice in Italy

  2. Venetian(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Venice

  3. Origin: [Cf. It. Veneziano, L. Venetianus.]


  1. Venetian

    Similar to broadcloth, but not so glossy nor so satisfactory. Woven with a fine diagonal twilled face. Used for dresses, skirts, and suits.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Venetian

    vē-nē′shan, adj. of or belonging to Venice.—n. a native or inhabitant of Venice: a strong tape for Venetian-blinds: a domino.—n. Venē′tian-blind, a blind for windows formed of thin slips of wood, so hung as to admit of being set either edgewise or overlapping.—adj. Venē′tianed, furnished with Venetian-blinds.—ns. Venē′tian-glass, a delicate and beautiful glass made by the craftsmen of Venice into mirrors, cups, goblets, &c., its forms reflecting its Oriental origin, famous since the middle ages; Venē′tian-style, the type of the Renaissance architecture developed in Venice, highly decorative and original.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of venetian in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of venetian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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