Definition of the adjective galwegian
What does galwegian mean as an attribute of a noun?
- of or relating to or characteristic of the Scottish district of Galloway or its people
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
Alternative definition of the adjective galwegian
- Pertaining to Galloway, Scotland or to its historic people, language and culture.
- Pertaining to Galway, Ireland, or to its residents.
Definition of the noun galwegian
What does galwegian mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: Galwegians
- Someone from Galway or Galloway.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Galwegian
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by Ernest Weekley
Galwegian is on analogy of Norway, Norwegian . gallowglass.
A Guide for Authors, Editors, Printers, Correctors of the Press, Compositors, and Typists, with Full List of Abbreviations by Frederick Howard Collins
Galwegian*, of Galloway. Gama (Vasco da), 1467- 1524, navigator. gambler*, a gum, not -beer, -bir. gambit (chess opening-), Allgaier, Kieseritzki, Muzio, Salvio, Steinitz. gamboge*, not -booge. gambol/*, ...
Concise English Dictionary (2007)
by Wordsworth Editions, Limited
See Galwegian. gallows gal'oz, n.sing. (orig. pi.) wooden frame for hanging criminals: any contrivance with posts and crossbeam for suspending things. — gallows-tree1 a gallows. — cheat the gallows to deserve but escape hanging.
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
Galwegian (gal-we'jian), a. and n. [< Galloway, as Norwegian, < Norway.} J. a. Oforpertain- ingto Galloway. II. n. An inhabitant or a native of Galloway. galyngaleti «• See galangal. Chaucer. galypott, «. An obsolete form of gallipot1. gam (gam), ...
The First Dictionary For The Internet Age by Anne H. Soukhanov
Galwegian /gal we'ejan/ ad], n Gal'Way Bay inlet of the Atlantic Ocean on the coast of the W Republic of Ireland gam1 /gam/ n 1 MIGRATING WHALES a group of migrating whales 2 SOCIAL VISIT BETWEEN WHALERS a social visit between ...
The Chambers Dictionary (1998)
by Allied Chambers
Galwegian gal-we'ji-3n, adj belonging to Galloway in Scotland (also Gallowe gian). or of Galway in Ireland. — n a native of either place. [On the analogy of Norwegian] ...
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Video shows what Galwegian means. Of or pertaining to Galloway, Scotland, or to its historic people, language and culture.. Of or pertaining to Galway, Ireland, ...
Scrabble value of G2A1L1W4E1G2I1A1N1
The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of GALWEGIAN
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