Adzharian

adjective
Adzhar·​i·​an | \ ə-ˈjär-ē-ən How to pronounce Adzharian (audio) \
variants: or Adjarian or Ajarian

Definition of Adzharian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of Adzharia (Ajaria)
2 : of, relating to, or characteristic of the people of the Adzhar Republic

Adzharian

noun
Adzhar·​i·​an | \ ə-ˈjär-ē-ən How to pronounce Adzharian (audio) \
variants: or Adjarian or Ajar or Ajarian
plural -s

Definition of Adzharian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a native or inhabitant of Adzharia (Ajaria)

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First Known Use of Adzharian

Adjective

1890, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun

1879, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Adzharian

Adjective

adzhar or Adzharia, province of Georgia (later an autonomous republic in Soviet Georgia) + -ian

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“Adzharian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Adzharian. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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