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Meaning of "Macedonian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MACEDONIAN

Macedonian  [ˌmæsɪˈdəʊnɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MACEDONIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Macedonian 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 MACEDONIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Macedonian

Macedonian refers to different population groups, languages and other things from Macedonia, in any of several meanings of that term. More specifically, it may refer to: Population uses ▪ Macedonians, the South Slavic ethnic group primarily associated with the Republic of Macedonia. ▪ Macedonians, the Greek people from the region of Macedonia in Greece. ▪ Macedonians, the Bulgarian people from the region of Macedonia. ▪ Macedo-Romanians, small eastern Romance ethno-linguistic group from the region of Macedonia. Linguistic uses ▪ Macedonian language, a modern Slavic language spoken by ethnic Macedonians. ▪ Ancient Macedonian language, an extinct language, probably related to the ancient Greek language. ▪ Macedonian dialect Historical uses ▪ Ancient Macedonians, the people of the ancient kingdom of Macedon. ▪ Macedonian Dynasty, a line of rulers of the Byzantine Empire. ▪ Pneumatomachi, also known as Macedonians, a 4th-century Byzantine Christian sect. Other uses ▪ HMS Macedonian, a British frigate.

Definition of Macedonian in the English dictionary

The first definition of Macedonian in the dictionary is of or relating to Macedonia, its inhabitants, or any of their languages or dialects. Other definition of Macedonian is a native or inhabitant of Macedonia. Macedonian is also the language of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, belonging to the south Slavonic branch of the Indo-European family.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MACEDONIAN


Aberdonian
ˌæbəˈdəʊnɪən
Amazonian
æməˈzəʊnɪən
Babylonian
ˌbæbɪˈləʊnɪən
bandoneon
bænˈdəʊnɪən
Bostonian
bɒsˈtəʊnɪən
Caledonian
ˌkælɪˈdəʊnɪən
draconian
dreɪˈkəʊnɪən
Dundonian
dʌnˈdəʊnɪən
Estonian
ɛˈstəʊnɪən
Hamiltonian
ˌhæməlˈtəʊnɪən
Ionian
aɪˈəʊnɪən
Jacksonian
dʒækˈsəʊnɪən
myrmidonian
ˌmɜːmɪˈdəʊnɪən
Newtonian
njuːˈtəʊnɪən
parkinsonian
ˌpɑːkɪnˈsəʊnɪən
sardonian
sɑːˈdəʊnɪən
Sidonian
saɪˈdəʊnɪən
Smithsonian
smɪθˈsəʊnɪən
Tobagonian
ˌtəʊbəˈɡəʊnɪən
Torontonian
tɒrənˈtəʊnɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MACEDONIAN

MacDiarmid
Macdonald
Macdonnell Ranges
mace
macebearer
Maced.
macedoine
Macedon
Macedonia
macer
maceral
maceranduba
macerate
macerater
maceration
macerative
macerator
Macgillicuddy´s Reeks
MacGregor

WORDS THAT END LIKE MACEDONIAN

Apollonian
Baconian
calypsonian
Cameroonian
chelonian
chthonian
Etonian
favonian
Franconian
gorgonian
Hambletonian
Jeffersonian
Miltonian
New Caledonian
Patagonian
Plutonian
Romanian
Slavonian
the Devonian
Washingtonian
Wilsonian

Synonyms and antonyms of Macedonian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Macedonian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MACEDONIAN

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The translations of Macedonian from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Macedonian» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

马其顿
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

macedonio
570 millions of speakers

English

Macedonian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मकदूनियाई
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المقدونية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Македонский
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

macedónio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ম্যাসেডোনীয
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

macédonien
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Macedonia
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mazedonisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

マケドニア語
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

마케도니아어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Macedonian
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

người mang đầu trượng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மாஸிடோனியன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मैसेडोनियन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Makedonyalı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

macedone
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Macedoński
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Македонський
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

macedonean
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Μακεδονικό
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

macedonian
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

makedonska
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Makedonsk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Macedonian

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MACEDONIAN»

The term «Macedonian» is very widely used and occupies the 11.850 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MACEDONIAN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Macedonian» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Macedonian» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MACEDONIAN»

Discover the use of Macedonian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Macedonian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Macedonian: A Course for Beginning and Intermediate Students
Intended to cover one year of intensive study, this third edition updates the vocabulary, adds material to help students appreciate the underlying structure of the language, and offers a wide variety of new, proficiency-based readings and ...
Christina E. Kramer, Liljana Mitkovska, 2011
2
Greek and Macedonian Land Battles of the 4th Century B.C.: A ...
"Drawing from ancient accounts, with suitable analogs, this work offers reconstructions of 187 of the 4th century's most significant land engagements, considering tactical patterns, evolving trends, and the lasting impact of the era's most ...
Fred Eugene Ray, Jr., 2012
3
Macedonian Warrior: Alexander's Elite Infantryman
This book examines their initial training, rise to an elite unit under Alexander the Great, and eventual defeat at the battle of Pydna, 168 BC. The daily life, weaponry, experience, and motivations of these men are detailed, using primary ...
Waldemar Heckel, Ryan Jones, 2006
4
The Macedonian Empire: The Era of Warfare Under Philip II ...
This work first examines the 11 great armies and three great navies of the era, along with their operations and logistics.
James R. Ashley, 2004
5
Kings and Colonists: Aspects of Macedonian Imperialism
This book on Macedonian imperialism in the 4th-2nd centuries BCE looks at the nature and origin of that imperialism, and for the first time examines closely the personnel of imperial control to see what the empire meant to them.
Richard A. Billows, 1995
6
The Macedonian Conflict: Ethnic Nationalism in a ...
Anthropologist and author Loring Danforth examines the Macedonian conflict in light of contemporary theoretical work on ethnic cultural identity and the role of the state in building a nation.
Loring M. Danforth, 1997
7
Paul's Macedonian Associations: The Social Context of ...
The broad range of data in this book provides substantial comparative material that challenges the hasty rejection of the association model.
Richard S. Ascough, 2003
8
Macedonian Folklore
Filled with anecdotes of his adventure and reports from local inhabitants, this work is a highly engaging travelogue with many ethnographic insights.
G. F. Abbott, 2011
9
Alexander the Great and the Logistics of the Macedonian Army
The most important work on Alexander the Great to appear in a long time. Engels uses all the archaeological work done in Asia in the past generation and makes it accessible.
Donald W. Engels, 1980
10
Macedonian Armies after Alexander 323-168 BC
The death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC threw the Macedonians into confusion; there was no capable heir, and no clear successor among the senior figures in Alexander's circle.
Nicholas Sekunda, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MACEDONIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Macedonian is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Macedonian culture on display at weekend festival …
Henrietta, NY (WROC)- Local Macedonians showed off their traditions and culture in Henrietta over the weekend. Traditional outfits were ... «WROC-TV, Jul 15»
2
Macedonian internationals performances - Macedonian Football
Stefan Ristovski; photo: RijekaStefan Ristovski debuted for Rijeka, Muzafer Ejupi recorded two goals for Slaven Belupo, Darko Tasevski ... «MacedonianFootball.com, Jul 15»
3
Utrinksi Vesnik, Macedonia: Personnel changes in Macedonian
Skopje. Personnel changes will be carried out in the Macedonian government in October, Macedonian Utrinski Vesnik announced. According ... «Focus News, Jul 15»
4
6 questions with agent Nicolas Gratkowski
Three of his clients happen to be Macedonian players in Aleksandar Todorovski, Martin Bogatinov and Aleksandar Lazevski. Todorovski was ... «MacedonianFootball.com, Jul 15»
5
Metalurg brings in Danoski, Mitrevski
The Prilep native returns to the Macedonian league as a free agent. Meanwhile, Riste Mitrevski returns to Metalurg after a tough year. He rarely ... «MacedonianFootball.com, Jul 15»
6
Bae Beumgeun added by Shkupi
... from his injury. Once he debuts in league play, Bae Beumgeun would be the first Korean player to ever suit up in the Macedonian league. «MacedonianFootball.com, Jul 15»
7
Renova sells Medzit Neziri to Dacia
Macedonian Football .com - Makedonski Fudbal .com - Macedonian Football ... Lower Leagues · Macedonian Cup ... Macedonian stadiums ... «MacedonianFootball.com, Jul 15»
8
Dragan Chadikovski inks deal with Velež
Chadikovski during his presentation at the new club, photo: fcvelez.ba Former Macedonian international Dragan Chadikovski will continue his ... «MacedonianFootball.com, Jul 15»
9
Canberra's Macedonian Orthodox Church loses bid to avoid $2m …
Canberra's Macedonian Orthodox Church has lost a bid to avoid paying a fee of more than $2 million to develop its land. The church at ... «ABC Online, Jul 15»
10
Macedonian Army to Help Police Handle Migrant Inflow - Novinite.com
Bulgaria: Macedonian Army to Help Police Handle Migrant Inflow A migrant family from Syria walks on a street along the borderline near ... «Novinite.com, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Macedonian [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/macedonian>. Apr 2020 ».
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