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Meaning of "macrobian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MACROBIAN

macrobian  [məkˈrəʊbɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MACROBIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Macrobian is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES MACROBIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of macrobian in the English dictionary

The definition of macrobian in the dictionary is long-lived, longevous.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MACROBIAN


Albion
ˈælbɪən
amphibian
æmˈfɪbɪən
Arabian
əˈreɪbɪən
Colombian
kəˈlɒmbɪən
Columbian
kəˈlʌmbɪən
Fabian
ˈfeɪbɪən
Gambian
ˈɡæmbɪən
Gibeon
ˈɡɪbɪən
Gobian
ˈɡəʊbɪən
Jacobean
ˌdʒækəˈbɪən
Jacobian
dʒəˈkəʊbɪən
lesbian
ˈlɛzbɪən
Libyan
ˈlɪbɪən
microbian
maɪˈkrəʊbɪən
Namibian
nɑːˈmɪbɪən
Niobean
naɪˈəʊbɪən
Nubian
ˈnjuːbɪən
Serbian
ˈsɜːbɪən
Swabian
ˈsweɪbɪən
Zambian
ˈzæmbɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MACROBIAN

macro
macro instruction
macro lens
macroaggregate
macrobiota
macrobiote
macrobiotic
macrobiotics
macrocarpa
macrocephalia
macrocephalic
macrocephalous
macrocephaly
macroclimate
macroclimatic
macroclimatically
macrocode
macrocopy
macrocosm
macrocosmic

WORDS THAT END LIKE MACROBIAN

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

Synonyms and antonyms of macrobian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «macrobian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MACROBIAN

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

Translator English - Chinese

长寿
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

macrobiana
570 millions of speakers

English

macrobian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

macrobian
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

macrobian
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

macrobian
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Macrobian
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

macrobian
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

macrobian
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Makrobian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Macrobian
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

macrobian
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

macrobian
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Macrobian
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

macrobian
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

macrobian
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मॅक्रोबियन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

macrobian
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

macrobian
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

macrobian
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

macrobian
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

macrobian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

macrobian
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

macrobian
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Macrobian
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

macrobian
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of macrobian

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MACROBIAN»

The term «macrobian» is used very little and occupies the 152.442 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MACROBIAN» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MACROBIAN»

Discover the use of macrobian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to macrobian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Before Color Prejudice: The Ancient View of Blacks
Uneasy lest he commit sacrilege, Sabacos voluntarily retired from Egypt after he had been terrified by a dream that he would assemble Egyptian priests and put them to death.55 Like Sabacos, the king of the Macrobian Ethiopians, called the ...
Frank M. Snowden, 1991
2
Planetary Diagrams for Roman Astronomy in Medieval Europe, ...
Macrobius prescribes the order of the planets at three different places in his commentary; only two of these passages seem to influence the Macrobian diagrams. One order appears in the text's description of the planetary configuration, ...
Bruce Eastwood, Gerd Grasshoff, 2004
3
Implicit Understandings: Observing, Reporting and Reflecting ...
In the Macrobian maps, so called because the type first appears in manuscripts of the fifth-century A.D. author Macrobius' Commentary on the Dream of Scipio, five habitable and uninhabitable zones or parallels of latitudes divide the globe.37 ...
Stuart B. Schwartz, 1994
4
Ordering the Heavens: Roman Astronomy and Cosmology in the ...
In such a case the Àdelity of the diagram to its text or to its exemplar is of secondary importance as we have seen with the Macrobian planetary conÀguration. The determination of Dungal, discussed in Chapter Two, to modify the planetary ...
Bruce Eastwood, 2007
5
The Last Pagans of Rome
In most of the fifty-seven passages the Macrobian Servius cites for their originality , the real Servius has no note at all. Where he does, it is not enthusiastic.89 For example, where the Macrobian Servius holds up vir gregis = he-goat (Buc. vii.
Alan Cameron, 2010
6
Ancient History: History of the Persians
After the conquest of Egypt, Cambyses resolved to make war in three different quarters : against the Carthaginians, Ammonians, and Macrobian, or long-fived Ethiopians. The first of these projects he was compelled to abandon, the Phenicians ...
‎1842
7
European Perceptions of Terra Australis
Of particular interest in the Macrobian map is the polar zone identified as Frigida Australis. ... What is most remarkable about the Macrobian map is the difference in size of the southern land mass, much larger than that of the northern ...
Anne M. Scott, 2012
8
Historical Sketches of the Ancient Negro
THE MACROBIAN ETHIOPIANS. By Herodotus. Cambyses planned three several expeditions, one against the Carthaginians, another against the Ammoni- ans and a third against the Macrobian Ethiopians, who inhabit that part of Libya which ...
Edward E. Carlisle, Josephine E. Carlisle, 1998
9
The Monstrous Races in Medieval Art and Thought
In contrast are those maps of the Macrobian type. In their purest form they are region-centered, saying little or nothing, however, about the peoples, cities, or other works of man in each region. They are primarily concerned with theoretical  ...
John Block Friedman, 2000
10
Birth Passages: Maternity and Nostalgia, Antiquity to ...
The earliest stage of the protagonist's dream, recapitulating Macrobian dream theory, links the content of dreams with the occupations and waking concerns of the dreamer: dreams contain the objects of desire or aversion that common sense ...
Theresa M. Krier, 2001

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MACROBIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term macrobian is used in the context of the following news items.
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Toulouse hunt: AK-armed 'scooter-shooter' trapped in house
“There are probably now hundreds of young men possibly women also in France, of Macrobian background a lot of them, but who are French ... «RT, Mar 12»
2
Antiquarian books to go
The Macrobian map is especially prized because the word ''antipodes'' is used to describe the southern land mass. The copy for sale comes ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Aug 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Macrobian [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/macrobian>. Oct 2019 ».
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