Venetian

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Venetia +‎ -an, from Latin Venetia (Venice).

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Venetian (not comparable)

  1. Of, from, or relating to Venice.

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Venetian (plural Venetians)

  1. An inhabitant or a resident of Venice and the region of Venezia.
  2. (colloquial) A Venetian blind.
    • Mowbray Thomson, The Story of Cawnpore
      We never saw her ladyship, but the attendants told us, that the Venetians of her apartments were not impenetrably opaque from within, and that the old lady had seen us, and was concerned for our welfare.
  3. (obsolete, in the plural) galligaskins

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Venetian

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  1. The Romance language spoken mostly in the Veneto region of Italy, sometimes considered to be a dialect of Italian. It should not be confused with Venetic, an extinct Indo-European language once spoken in the same area.
  2. The form of this language spoken in Venice.

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