Mediterranean

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Mediterraneanus, from medius (middle), + terra (earth, land) + -anus (adjectival suffix) + -eanus (adjectival suffix)

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  • IPA(key): /mɛdɨtɚˈeɪniən/

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Mediterranean (comparative more Mediterranean, superlative most Mediterranean)

  1. Of or pertaining to the Mediterranean Sea and the region around it.

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Proper noun[edit]

Mediterranean

  1. The Mediterranean Sea.
  2. The region surrounding the Mediterranean Sea.

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