Belgian

noun
Bel·gian | \ ˈbel-jən \

Definition of Belgian 

1 : a native or inhabitant of Belgium

2 : any of a breed of heavy muscular usually roan or chestnut draft horses developed in Belgium

Other words from Belgian

Belgian adjective

First Known Use of Belgian

1830, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Belgian

Statistics for Belgian

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Belgian

The first known use of Belgian was in 1830

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for Belgian

Belgian

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Belgian

: a person born, raised, or living in Belgium

: a person of Belgian descent

Belgian

adjective
Bel·gian | \ ˈbel-jən \

Kids Definition of Belgian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to Belgium or the Belgians

Belgian

noun

Kids Definition of Belgian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a person born or living in Belgium

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on Belgian

Spanish Central: Translation of Belgian

Nglish: Translation of Belgian for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of Belgian for Arabic Speakers

Comments on Belgian

What made you want to look up Belgian? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

characteristic trappings or dress

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!