Oxonian

noun
Ox·​o·​ni·​an | \ äk-ˈsō-nē-ən How to pronounce Oxonian (audio) \

Definition of Oxonian

1 : a native or resident of Oxford, England
2 : a student or graduate of Oxford University

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Oxonian adjective

First Known Use of Oxonian

circa 1540, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Oxonian

Medieval Latin Oxonia Oxford

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The first known use of Oxonian was circa 1540

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“Oxonian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Oxonian. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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