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Baby names are a big debate in my family. Like true Colombian and Puerto Rican families, everybody and their mother is putting their two cents in - everything from Jose to Francisco to Victorio to Rain has been suggested.
Paula Garces

Meaning of "Colombian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF COLOMBIAN

Colombian  [kəˈlɒmbɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF COLOMBIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Colombian can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES COLOMBIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Colombian

Colombian may refer to: ▪ Something of, from, or related to the country of Colombia ▪ Colombian people, persons from Colombia, or of Colombian descent ▪ For more information about the Colombian people, see: ▪ Demographics of Colombia ▪ Indigenous peoples in Colombia, Native Colombians ▪ Colombian American ▪ For specific persons, see List of Colombians ▪ Colombian Spanish, one of the language spoken in Colombia ▪ See also languages of Colombia ▪ Colombian culture ▪ Colombian sheep, a sheep breed...

Definition of Colombian in the English dictionary

The definition of Colombian in the dictionary is of or relating to Colombia or its inhabitants. Other definition of Colombian is a native or inhabitant of Colombia.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH COLOMBIAN


Albion
ˈælbɪən
amphibian
æmˈfɪbɪən
Arabian
əˈreɪbɪən
Columbian
kəˈlʌmbɪən
Danubian
dænˈjuːbɪən
excambion
ɛksˈkæmbɪən
Fabian
ˈfeɪbɪən
gabion
ˈɡeɪbɪən
Gambian
ˈɡæmbɪən
Gibeon
ˈɡɪbɪən
Jacobean
ˌdʒækəˈbɪən
Jacobian
dʒəˈkəʊbɪən
lesbian
ˈlɛzbɪən
Libyan
ˈlɪbɪən
Namibian
nɑːˈmɪbɪən
Nubian
ˈnjuːbɪən
Serbian
ˈsɜːbɪən
Sorbian
ˈsɔːbɪən
Swabian
ˈsweɪbɪən
Zambian
ˈzæmbɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE COLOMBIAN

Colo.
colobid
coloboma
colobus
colocate
colocynth
colog
cologarithm
cologne
Cologne water
Colombard
Colombes
Colombia
Colombo
colon
colon cancer
colonel
Colonel Blimp

WORDS THAT END LIKE COLOMBIAN

Adrian
Asian
Australian
Brazilian
Brian
British Columbian
Canadian
Christian
Gobian
hasbian
Hungarian
Indian
Indonesian
Italian
lipstick lesbian
microbian
pre-Columbian
Russian
Saudi Arabian
South Arabian

Synonyms and antonyms of Colombian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Colombian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF COLOMBIAN

Find out the translation of Colombian to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Colombian from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Colombian» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

哥伦比亚的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

colombiano
570 millions of speakers

English

Colombian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कोलम्बियाई
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

كولومبيّ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

колумбийский
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

colombiano
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কলোমবিয়াদেশসঙ্ক্রান্ত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

colombien
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Colombia
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kolumbianisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

コロンビアの
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

콜롬비아의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kolombia
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thuộc nước/người Colombia
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கொலம்பிய
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोलंबियन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kolombiyalı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

colombiano
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kolumbijski
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

колумбійський
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

columbian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κολομβιανός
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Colombiaanse
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

colombiansk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

colombiansk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Colombian

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «COLOMBIAN»

The term «Colombian» is very widely used and occupies the 16.160 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COLOMBIAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Colombian

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6 QUOTES WITH «COLOMBIAN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Colombian.
1
Kirk Acevedo
I tell people all of the time that they would make any show in this business - whether it's black, white, Hispanic, Jewish, Colombian, Dominican - whatever. They'll make it if it sells. It's a business. It's not personal.
2
Jose Garces
If you were a Colombian, you would have your version of an empanada. If you are an Argentinean, you might find a dough that's baked and has a butter sheen on it. And then in Ecuador, you'll find more crispy-fried empanadas. So, yeah, every culture has their own version of empanadas.
3
Paula Garces
Baby names are a big debate in my family. Like true Colombian and Puerto Rican families, everybody and their mother is putting their two cents in - everything from Jose to Francisco to Victorio to Rain has been suggested.
4
Juanes
I'm not more than a musician that enjoys what he does and a Colombian that dreams and fights for peace in his country.
5
Barbet Schroeder
Colombian humor is very black, very sarcastic.
6
Jeannette Walls
I listen to music mostly in the evening. I've come to love what is called world music, like the Zimbabwean Oliver Mtukudzi and the Colombian singer Marta Gomez. I also love the Irish folk singer Mary Black. Other favorites include Chet Baker, Eva Cassidy, and Billie Holiday.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COLOMBIAN»

Discover the use of Colombian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Colombian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Secrets of Colombian Cooking
Colombia is a country of vast exotic culinary creations and diverse territories that range from the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean, producing a plentiful variety of seafood; to the Amazon, Magdelena and Cauca rivers that bathe its soils ...
Patricia McCausland-Gallo, 2004
2
Trafficking Cocaine: Colombian Drug Entrepreneurs in the ...
This book will be valued by criminologists, social scientists, drug researchers, policymakers, organized crime scholars, and by those interested in Colombia, Latino immigrants’ issues, and the cocaine business.
D. Zaitch, 2002
3
Colombian Labyrinth: The Synergy of Drugs and Insurgency and ...
The authors recommend that Colombia's military and institutional capabilities be improved to enable the Colombian government to regain control of the countryside and that, at the same time, the United States work with Colombia's neighbors ...
Angel Rabasa, Peter Chalk, 2001
4
The Colombian Civil War
It explains the complexities of the drug-financed civil war and details Washington's concern that the Colombian conflict will destabilize the Andean region. Photographs and maps enhance the text.
Bert Ruiz, 2001
5
Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin ...
More notably, placed in this context, the book discusses the creative work and media personas of talented Colombian artists Shakira, Andrea Echeverri of Aterciopelados, and Carlos Vives.
Maria Elena Cepeda, 2010
6
Bang Colombia: Textbook on How to Sleep with Colombian Women
Bang Colombia is a strategy guide designed to help you sleep with Colombian women in Colombia without paying for it.
Roosh V, 2010
7
Afro-Colombian Hip-hop: Globalization, Transcultural Music, ...
This book represents a valuable addition to the body of academic work emerging from scholars bringing Afro-Colombian issues to the forefront of Colombian and Latin American studies, specifically by documenting the contributions that today s ...
Christopher Dennis, 2012
8
Salt and the Colombian State: Local Society and Regional ...
Focusing his study on the town of La Salina, Joshua M. Rosenthal presents a fascinating glimpse into the workings of the early Colombian state, its institutions, and their interactions with local citizens during this formative period.
Joshua M. Rosenthal, 2012
9
Colombian Women: The Struggle Out of Silence
The scope of Colombian Women: The Struggle Out of Silence is both personal and global: personal to the interviewees and to Elena GarcZs herself, as she tells her own story; and global, in that many features of the patriarchy and its ...
Elena Garcés, 2008
10
Discourse Markers in Colombian Spanish: A Study in Polysemy
This book applies the Natural Semantic Metalanguage approach to analyze a set of four discourse markers (bueno, pues, o sea, entonces), as used in a corpus of conversational Colombian Spanish.
Catherine E. Travis, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COLOMBIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Colombian is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Colombian president replaces military chiefs days after scathing …
The Colombian president has dismissed his country's high command just days after a damning Human Rights Watch investigation accused ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Colombian Peace Talks' Sponsors Worry About War Escalation
HAVANA—. Four countries sponsoring the Colombian peace process called Tuesday for an "urgent de-escalation" of battlefield violence that ... «Voice of America, Jul 15»
3
Chaos erupts around first Colombian government-sanctioned …
Chaos erupts around first Colombian government-sanctioned ... first Colombian to die as a result of government-sanctioned euthanasia, but not ... «Lifesite, Jul 15»
4
Inniss in search of Colombian business
The Minister added that he would also seek an agreement under which Colombian English teachers would receive further training at the ... «Barbados Today, Jul 15»
5
Bombardier Challenger 300 and 350 Get Colombian Nod
Bombardier Aerospace received type certification for its Challenger 300 and 350 from Colombian civil aviation authority Unidad Administrativa ... «Aviation International News, Jul 15»
6
Colombian army visits CAB
Soldiers with the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, gave tours and briefings to members of the Colombian Army to facilitate a ... «DVIDS, Jul 15»
7
Colombian orphans exploring life in New Jersey, New York
FLEMINGTON — Five teen orphans from Colombia arrived safely at Newark airport on July 3, and they're already getting to explore what life is ... «NJ.com, Jul 15»
8
WR Berkley forms Colombian insurer
Berkley Insurance Company entered the Colombian reinsurance market by establishing a representative office in Bogotá in 2014. «Intelligent Insurer, Jul 15»
9
Miss Universe Paulina Vega Criticizes Donald Trump; Presidential …
"As a Colombian and as Miss Universe, I want to show my support and validate the sentiments of the Latin community," said Vega, 22. She will ... «E! Online, Jul 15»
10
Colombian coffee output records best June in 20 years
Colombian coffee production reached a 20-year high in June, as a national replanting programme begins to bear fruit. The Colombian coffee ... «Agrimoney.com, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Colombian [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/colombian>. Nov 2019 ».
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