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Novanglian

adjective No·van·gli·an \ nōˈvaŋglēən , -aiŋ- \
variants: or less commonly Novanglican \-lə̇kən, -ēk-\

Definition of Novanglian

1 :of, relating to, or characteristic of New England
2 :of, relating to, or characteristic of the people of New England
  • rather admire this stolid self-reliance and Novanglian assumption
  • —Bayard Taylor

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Origin and Etymology of novanglian

novanglian from New Latin Nova Anglia New England + English -an; novanglican from New Latin novanglicus of New England (from Nova Anglia + Latin -icus -ic) + English -an


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Novanglian

noun \ " \
variants: or less commonly Novanglican \"\

Definition of Novanglian

plural -s
:a native or inhabitant of New England rarely used since the middle of the 20th century

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