An·​da·​lu·​sian | \ ˌan-də-ˈlü-zhən How to pronounce Andalusian (audio) \
plural Andalusians

Definition of Andalusian

1 : a native or inhabitant of Andalusia
: any of a breed of horses of Spanish origin that have a high-stepping gait

Other Words from Andalusian

Andalusian adjective
a festival featuring Andalusian music and cuisine Andalusian stallions

First Known Use of Andalusian

1612, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Andalusian

Andalusia, Spain

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to wander slowly or to speak indistinctly

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