sierran

adjective
si·​er·​ran | \ sē-ˈer-ən How to pronounce sierran (audio) \

Definition of sierran

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of or relating to a sierra sierran foothills
2 capitalized : of or relating to the Sierra Nevada Mountains of the western U.S.

Sierran

noun

Definition of Sierran (Entry 2 of 2)

: a native or inhabitant of the region around the Sierra Nevada Mountains

First Known Use of sierran

Adjective

1873, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun

1906, in the meaning defined above

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“Sierran.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sierran. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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