Laotian

noun
Lao·​tian | \ lā-ˈō-shən How to pronounce Laotian (audio) , ˈlau̇-shən How to pronounce Laotian (audio) \

Definition of Laotian

1 : a native or inhabitant of Laos also : lao sense 1

Other Words from Laotian

Laotian adjective

First Known Use of Laotian

1847, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Laotian

probably from French laotien, adjective & noun, from Lao

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“Laotian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Laotian. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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