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Europeanadjective

uk   /ˌjʊə.rəˈpiː.ən/  us   /ˌjʊr.ə-/
belonging to or relating to Europe or its people: a European city European history

Europeannoun [C]

uk   /ˌjʊə.rəˈpiː.ən/  us   /ˌjʊr.ə-/
a person from Europe: a party of Europeans
Translations of “European”
in Arabic أُوروبي…
in Korean 유럽의…
in Malaysian Eropah…
in French Union européenne…
in Turkish Avrupa'ya ait/ilişkin…
in Italian europeo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歐洲的…
in Russian европейский…
in Polish europejski…
in Vietnamese châu Âu…
in Spanish europeo…
in Portuguese europeu…
in Thai ของยุโรป…
in German Europäische Gemeinschaft…
in Catalan europeu…
in Japanese ヨーロッパの, ヨーロッパ人の…
in Indonesian Eropa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欧洲的…
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