Columbian

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English[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

Columbian (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to Christopher Columbus, the discoverer of America, or his life or time.
    • 1992, Ivan Van Sertima - Golden age of the Moor: Volume 11 - Page 267
      This tradition of a colorblind slavery was carried on for a while at the beginning of the Columbian era when white slaves were introduced into the Americas.
  2. Of or from any of the places called Columbia.
  3. (dated or poetic) American, from the United States of America
  4. Common misspelling of Colombian.

Noun[edit]

Columbian (plural Columbians)

  1. One of the Columbian Issue stamps.
  2. An inhabitant of any of the places called Columbia
  3. (dated or poetic) American, someone from the United States of America
  4. Common misspelling of Colombian.

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