Definition of Croat in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkrōat/

noun & adjective

Another term for Croatian.
Example sentences
  • His passing will be mourned by the Greeks, Croats, Hungarians, Italians and any other ethnic group you can name.
  • The Magyars were more anxious than ever to suppress the national movements of Romanians, Slovaks, Croats, and Serbs.
  • Unlike Serbs, Croats, Slovaks, Czechs, French, Norwegians and so on, Poles were not permitted a collaborator government.


From modern Latin Croatae (plural), from Serbian and Croatian Hrvat.

Words that rhyme with Croat


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Syllabification: Cro·at

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