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: of or relating to Transjordan (now Jordan) or to the people of Transjordan


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plural -s
: a native or inhabitant of Transjordan (now Jordan)

Word History



from Transjordania, former name of Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in northwest Arabia + English -an

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“Transjordanian.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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