Biscayan

noun
Bis·​cay·​an | \ (ˈ)bis¦kā(y)ən \
plural -s

Definition of Biscayan

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a native or resident of Biscay (Vizcaya) province, Spain : basque
2a : the Basque language
b : the westernmost dialect of Basque spoken in the Spanish province of Biscay

Biscayan

adjective
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Definition of Biscayan (Entry 2 of 2)

: basque

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History and Etymology for Biscayan

Noun

Biscay or Biscaya, province of Spain (from Spanish Vizcaya) + English -an

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“Biscayan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Biscayan. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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