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Polonian

adjective Po·lo·ni·an \ pəˈlōnēən \

Definition of Polonian

archaic
: polish
  • a Polonian Jew by birth
  • —W. J. Mickle

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Origin and Etymology of polonian

Medieval Latin Polonia Poland + English -an


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Polonian

noun \ " \

Definition of Polonian

plural -s
archaic
: pole 1
  • served against the Tartar and the Polonian
  • —J. H. Burton

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Polonian

adjective \ " \

Definition of Polonian

: resembling or held to resemble Polonius : having qualities or habits held to characterize Polonius

Origin and Etymology of polonian

Polonius, worldly-wise and long-winded old courtier in the tragedy Hamlet (about 1601) by William Shakespeare †1616 English dramatist and poet + English -an


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