Bohemian

noun
Bo·​he·​mi·​an | \ bō-ˈhē-mē-ən How to pronounce Bohemian (audio) \

Definition of Bohemian

1a : a native or inhabitant of Bohemia
b : the group of Czech dialects used in Bohemia
2 or bohemian
a : a person (such as a writer or an artist) living an unconventional life usually in a colony with others
b : vagabond, wanderer especially : romani

Other Words from Bohemian

bohemian or Bohemian adjective

First Known Use of Bohemian

1555, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for Bohemian

see bohemia

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“Bohemian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bohemian. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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