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Lusatian

Line breaks: Lu¦sa|tian
Pronunciation: /luːˈseɪʃ(ə)n
 
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Definition of Lusatian in English:

adjective& noun

Another term for Sorbian.
Example sentences
  • A group of Lower Lusatian villagers earlier this year founded their own movement, "Ponaszemu" -- meaning "our way."
  • Lusatians are the last survivors of the once numerous Slavonic tribes who inhabited a large area between the rivers Elbe and Oder.
  • Lusatian Sorbs are a disappearing minority.

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