Definition of Croatian in English:


Syllabification: Cro·a·tian
Pronunciation: /krōˈāSHən


1A native or inhabitant of Croatia, or a person of Croatian descent.
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  • I know plenty of Italians, Spaniards, Irish, Serbs, Croatians, Greeks, Portuguese, French, and Russians who have black hair, dark eyes, and olive skin.
  • The years between the two world wars were marked by spasmodic European immigration, especially of Italians, Greeks, Croatians, Maltese, and Jews.
  • This is just like the earlier immigrations of Poles and Irish and Jews and Croatians and Germans and everyone else who's come to America's shores.
2The South Slavic language of the Croats, almost identical to Serbian but written in the Roman alphabet. See Serbo-Croat.


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Relating to the Croats or their language.

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