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Romanian
American English: /roʊˈmeɪniən/
, /rʊˈmeɪniən/
British English: /rə(ʊ)ˈmeɪnɪən/
, /rʊˈmeɪnɪən/

Translation of Romanian in Spanish:

adjective

noun

  • 1.1 uncountable (language) 1.2 countable (person)
    rumano, (-na) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • With the help of Russia, which defeated the Turks, the Romanians were given more freedom and granted a new constitution in 1829.
    • It is settled by Serbs and other Slavs, plus large numbers of Hungarians, Romanians, Slovaks, and Ruthenians, each speaking and reading in their own tongue.
    • After only one full academic year, the school's enrollment had grown to sixty-one with the addition of Czechoslovakians, Romanians, and Italians.
    Example sentences
    • The official language of Moldova is Romanian (with a Moldavian dialect), and the second language is Russian.
    • Although it was influenced linguistically by invaders and neighbours (Turks and Greeks), Romanian is a Romance language, with obvious implications for the character of its folk music.
    • Readers who have studied Romance languages other than Romanian will be able to see from the above that there are tantalising similarities between the language and, say, Spanish.

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