Tyrolean

adjective
Ty·​ro·​le·​an | \ tə-ˈrō-lē-ən How to pronounce Tyrolean (audio) , tī- \
variants: or less commonly Tyrolian

Definition of Tyrolean

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of or relating to the Tyrol
2 of a hat : of a style originating in the Tyrol and marked by soft often green felt, a narrow brim and pointed crown, and an ornamental feather

Tyrolean

noun
Ty·​ro·​le·​an | \ tə-ˈrō-lē-ən How to pronounce Tyrolean (audio) , tī-; ˌtir-ə-ˈlē-, ˌtī-rə-ˈlē- \
variants: or less commonly Tyrolian
plural Tyroleans also Tyrolians

Definition of Tyrolean (Entry 2 of 2)

: a native or inhabitant of the Tyrol

First Known Use of Tyrolean

Adjective

1797, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun

1809, in the meaning defined above

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Tyrol

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tyrolese green

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“Tyrolean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tyrolean. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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