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Dominican 1

American English: /dəˈmɪnəkən/
British English: /dəˈmɪnɪk(ə)n/

noun

  • (Religion)
    dominico, (-ca) (masculine, feminine)
    domínico, (-ca) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Orders of monks and nuns multiplied over the years: Benedictines, Dominicans, Cistercians, Augustinians, Carmelites and others.
    • Furthermore, the universities quickly became a locus of conflict between the regular clergy and the newer mendicant orders, especially the Dominicans and the Franciscans.
    • Inglis emphasizes the importance of the Dominican preaching mission against Cathar dualism to Aquinas's treatment of the doctrines of creation, divine providence, and human virtue.

adjective

  • (Religion) the Dominican order
    (la orden de) los Dominicos or los Domínicos
    Example sentences
    • Mary Catharine is a cloistered Dominican nun of the Monastery of Our Lady of the Rosary, Summit, New Jersey.
    • Bartolome de Las Casas, a Dominican missionary, and Gines de Sepulveda, the royal historian, argued for five days before Philip II.
    • Another person who urged him to act publicly was the Dominican student chaplain in Berlin.

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Dominican 2
American English: /dəˈmɪnəkən/
British English: /dəˈmɪnɪk(ə)n/

noun

  • (person from the Dominican Republic)
    dominicano, (-na) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Although 93 percent of the population is Roman Catholic, many Dominicans do not attend church regularly.
    • For example, the Tourism Secretariat in the Dominican Republic reported in 1985 that 20 percent of all visitors to the island from abroad were Dominicans who had previously emigrated.
    • Authorities estimate 200,000 Dominicans live on the island of 4 million.

adjective

  • (from the Dominican Republic)
    Example sentences
    • In 1838 a small group of Spanish-speaking Dominican intellectuals from Santo Domingo organized a secret society called La Trinitaria to overthrow the Haitian rule.
    • ‘I was astounded,’ he said from his home in the Dominican capital of Santo Domingo.
    • After weeks of heavy rains, a downpour pounded the Dominican and Haitian island of Hispaniola.

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Dominican 3
American English: /dəˈmɪnəkən/
British English: /ˌdɒmɪˈniːk(ə)n/

noun

  • (person from Dominica)
    dominicano, (-na) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Native Dominicans are now being trained as clergy, but practitioners of the formal religions, particularly Catholic priests and nuns, have generally been foreigners.
    • Though the island is often referred to as ‘sleepy’, Dominicans have shown themselves to be go-getting, converting three-quarters of their production to Fair Trade.

adjective

  • (from Dominica)
    Example sentences
    • The future of the Dominican state-run National Commercial Bank generated a rowdy debate in the island's Parliament on Tuesday.

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