Dominican

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Etymology[edit]

From Dominica +‎ -an or Dominic +‎ -an. Compare Latin dominicānus.

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Noun[edit]

Dominican (plural Dominicans)

  1. A person from the Dominican Republic or of its descent.
  2. A person from the Commonwealth of Dominica or of its descent.
  3. A member of the religious order founded by St. Dominic.
    Synonym: black friar

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Adjective[edit]

Dominican (comparative more Dominican, superlative most Dominican)

  1. Of, from, or pertaining to the Dominican Republic, or its people.
  2. Of, from, or pertaining to Dominica, or its people.
  3. Of or belonging to the Dominican religious order.

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