Roman

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See also: roman, róman, román, român, and Rómán

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French Romain, from Latin Rōmānus.

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Adjective[edit]

Roman (comparative more Roman, superlative most Roman)

  1. Of or from Rome.
  2. Of or from the Roman Empire
  3. (of type or text) supporting or using a Western European character set.
  4. Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic Church or the Holy See.

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Noun[edit]

Roman (plural Romans)

  1. A native or resident of Rome.
  2. (historical) A native or resident of the Roman Empire.
  3. (law, colloquial) Used to distinguish a Roman numeral from an Arabic numeral in oral discourse.
    You will find the term defined at the end of Roman one.
  4. (uncountable) The Roman script.

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Proper noun[edit]

Roman (plural Romans)

  1. A male given name recently borrowed from continental Europe.
  2. A surname​.

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Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ro‧man

Noun[edit]

Roman

  1. a male given name

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cs

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Rōmānus

Proper noun[edit]

Roman m

  1. A male given name

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Rōmānus.

Proper noun[edit]

Roman

  1. A male given name.

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French roman

Noun[edit]

Roman m (genitive Romans or Romanes, plural Romane)

  1. (literature) novel
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin Rōmānus.

Proper noun[edit]

Roman

  1. A male given name

Further reading[edit]


Nauruan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Roman

  1. Romania

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Rōmānus, from rōmānus (adjective: Roman, of Rome)

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Proper noun[edit]

Roman m pers (diminutive Romek)

  1. A male given name

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Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Roman m (genitive Romana, nominative plural Romanovia) declension pattern chlap

  1. A male given name.
  2. A surname​.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Roman in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Romani romano. Cognate to English Romani. Not related to Rumen (Romanian).

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Proper noun[edit]

Roman

  1. a member of the Roma people, Rom, Romani

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative Roman
Definite accusative Romanı
Singular Plural
Nominative Roman Romanlar
Definite accusative Romanı Romanları
Dative Romana Romanlara
Locative Romanda Romanlarda
Ablative Romandan Romanlardan
Genitive Romanın Romanların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular Romanım Romanlarım
2nd singular Romanın Romanların
3rd singular Romanı Romanları
1st plural Romanımız Romanlarımız
2nd plural Romanınız Romanlarınız
3rd plural Romanları Romanları

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