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When I was discharged, I attended the University of Paris and met a beautiful Parisian girl, Janine. We soon married and eventually returned to the States.
Lloyd Alexander

Meaning of "Parisian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PARISIAN

Parisian  [pəˈrɪzɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PARISIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Parisian 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 PARISIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Parisian

Parisian may refer to: ▪ a person born and raised in Paris ▪ Standard French, based on the dialect of Paris ▪ Parisian, a department store chain bought by Belk, based in Birmingham, Alabama ▪ Parisian, three department stores owned by Bon-Ton ▪ Parisian stitch, an embroidery stitch ▪ Pontiac Parisienne, a full-size rear-wheel drive vehicle ▪ a font designed by Morris Fuller Benton in 1928...

Definition of Parisian in the English dictionary

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

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PARISIAN


Abkhazian
æbˈkɑːzɪən
Australasian
ˌɒstrəˈleɪzɪən
Bayesian
ˈbeɪzɪən
Cartesian
kɑːˈtiːzɪən
Carthusian
kɑːˈθjuːzɪən
Caucasian
kɔːˈkeɪzɪən
chalazion
kəˈleɪzɪən
Dickensian
dɪˈkɛnzɪən
Dionysian
ˌdaɪəˈnɪzɪən
Elysian
ɪˈlɪzɪən
Illinoisian
ˌɪlɪˈnɔɪzɪən
Indonesian
ˌɪndəʊˈniːzɪən
Levalloisian
ˌlɛvəˈlɔɪzɪən
Malaysian
məˈleɪzɪən
Micronesian
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈniːzɪən
nasion
ˈneɪzɪən
Rabelaisian
ˌræbəˈleɪzɪən
Tardenoisian
ˌtɑːdəˈnɔɪzɪən
Tunisian
tjuːˈnɪzɪən
Venusian
vɪˈnjuːzɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PARISIAN

Paris
Paris Club
Paris Commune
Paris green
paris-mutuels
parish
parish church
parish clerk
parish council
parish hall
parish magazine
parish priest
parish pump
parish records
parish register
parish school
Parishad

WORDS THAT END LIKE PARISIAN

Asian
Belarusian
Central Asian
Eurasian
Frisian
Gaussian
Great Russian
hessian
Little Russian
Old Frisian
Ossian
paradisian
Persian
Polynesian
precisian
Prussian
Rhodesian
Russian
Silesian
Southeast Asian

Synonyms and antonyms of Parisian in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Parisian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PARISIAN

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

Translator English - Chinese

巴黎
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

parisino
570 millions of speakers

English

Parisian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पेरिस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الباريسي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

парижский
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

parisiense
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

প্যারিসের অধিবাসী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

parisien
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Paris
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Pariser
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

パリの
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

파리
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Parisian
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

dân Ba lê
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பார்சியன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पॅरिसियन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Parisli
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

parigino
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

paryski
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Паризький
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

parizian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

παρισινό
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Paryse
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

parisisk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Parisian
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Parisian

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PARISIAN»

The term «Parisian» is quite widely used and occupies the 28.294 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PARISIAN» OVER TIME

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

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5 QUOTES WITH «PARISIAN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Parisian.
1
Lloyd Alexander
When I was discharged, I attended the University of Paris and met a beautiful Parisian girl, Janine. We soon married and eventually returned to the States.
2
William Cullen Bryant
The Parisian has his amusements as regularly as his meals, the theatre, music, the dance, a walk in the Tuilleries, a refection in the cafe, to which ladies resort as commonly as the other sex. Perpetual business, perpetual labor, is a thing of which he seems to have no idea.
3
Catherine Malandrino
Every woman in America has a French dream in her head, especially a Parisian one.
4
Catherine Martin
I doubt I'll ever retire, but if I do, I see myself as the little old Parisian lady pushing her trolley from the supermarket to her apartment. Everyone needs a pipe dream.
5
Francois Truffaut
I'd skip school regularly to see movies - even in the morning, in the small Parisian theaters that opened early.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PARISIAN»

Discover the use of Parisian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Parisian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Parisian Chic: A Style Guide
Shares tips for style and beauty, offers advice on how to dress like a Parisian, and includes a guide to hotels and restaurants and unusual places to visit in Paris.
‎2011
2
Parisian Views
In Parisian Views, Shelley Rice explores not only the literal connections between photography and the transformation of Paris but also the metaphorical ones.
Shelley Rice, 1999
3
Parisian Fields
Cafe society, demi-monde, the intellectual life, film-makers and writers... Paris has fragmented socially, sexually, intellectually and linguistically into many fields. Parisian Fields sets out to investigate some of these.
Michael Sheringham, 1996
4
Parisian Scholars in the Early Fourteenth Century: A Social ...
After a thorough examination of the financial account, the history of such collections, and the case (a rape by a student) that precipitated legal expenses and the need for a collection, the book explores residential patterns, the ...
William J. Courtenay, 1999
5
The Parisian Prowler
In the preface to this edition, translator Edward K. Kaplan explains how the volume's illustrations act as a graphic subtext to the narrator's observations.
Charles Baudelaire, Edward K. Kaplan, 1997
6
Parisian Licentiates in Theology, A.D. 1373-1500. A ...
The second volume of a two-volume biographical register of Parisian theologians licensed in theology between 1373 and 1500, this book presents biographical notices of 460 members of the secular clergy who received the licentiate at that ...
Thomas Sullivan, Thomas Sullivan O. S. B., 2011
7
Parisian Interiors
ELLE DECO's Parisian Interiors finally reveals the mystery, taking you on an intimate tour of the city to explore each nuance, from the Left Bank to the Right.
Jean Demachy, François Baudot, 2008
8
A Parisian from Kansas
A story-within-a-story explores the complex friendship that develops between two Americans in Paris, Darren Swenson, who is world-weary and HIV-positive, and the author himself, Philippe Tapon, who agrees to write Darren's life story.
Philippe Tapon, 1998
9
The Formation of the Parisian Bourgeoisie, 1690-1830
This book focuses on the family organization and the political role of the Paris commercial middle classes, using as a case study the Faubourg St. Marcel and particularly the parish of St. Médard.
David Garrioch, 1996
10
A Parisian in Brazil: The Travel Account of a Frenchwoman in ...
Well written and lively, A Parisian in Brazil is an excellent resource for courses on Latin America, women in Latin America, and Brazilian history.
Mme. Toussaint-Samson (Adèle), June Edith Hahner, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PARISIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Parisian is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Froome rides to Parisian glory
Cycling Tour de France: After a arduous journey, Briton lands second title in the World's toughest race. champion stuff: Britain's Chris Froome ... «Deccan Herald, Jul 15»
2
The Parisian Yoga Witch Who Healed My Back
Given Alison's stern warning, I pictured Noëlle as the paragon of Parisian style and sophistication, an elderly Catherine Deneuve or Brigitte ... «Racked, Jul 15»
3
Sands China: Solid Q2 Beat On Better Margin, May Open The …
Cheering the market also was the management's comment that its new flagship Macau casino The Parisian may open “twelve months from now ... «Barron's, Jul 15»
4
Chinese Couturier Guo Pei Plans New Parisian Couture Line
When pop star Rihanna walked up the stairs at the Met Gala in a gigantic yellow Chinese robe replete with rich embroideries and fur trimming, ... «BLOUIN ARTINFO, Jul 15»
5
Parisian Walkways: Rue de la Folie Méricourt
This ancient Parisian faubourg was at the heart of the City of Light's metalworking industry during the early to mid 19th century, but today there's ... «FranceToday.com, Jul 15»
6
Parisian-style picnicking the focus of this year's Diner en Blanc event …
It's verboten to wear white after Labour Day, but organizers of Le Diner en Blanc know a thing or two about rules. They haven't yet disclosed ... «Edmonton Journal, Jul 15»
7
Implant Sciences Wins Parisian Airport Tender for 178 ETDs
WILMINGTON, Mass., July 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a leading manufacturer of explosives trace ... «Satellite PR News, Jul 15»
8
Authentic Parisian bakery debuts in Houston
With just over a year in the Bayou City, French couple Florelle and Rabih Salibi already put down roots in the form of an authentic Parisian ... «Chron.com, Jul 15»
9
Where to Brunch Around LA: Pitchoun!, the Parisian Bakery Downtown
The most surprising thing about Pitchoun!, the newish French bakery and cafe in the heart of Downtown LA, is that it's not a chain. There's a ... «Zagat, Jul 15»
10
This Is How Tory Burch Throws a Perfect Parisian Picnic
This Is How Tory Burch Throws a Perfect Parisian Picnic. A Moroccan-themed lounge area, a star-studded guest list and a performance by ... «Hollywood Reporter, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Parisian [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/parisian>. Aug 2019 ».
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