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Parisian

adjective uk   /pə.rɪz.i.ən/ us    /-rɪʒ-/
from, belonging to, or relating to the city of Paris in France: She's got that Parisian chic.

Parisian

noun [C] uk   /pə.rɪz.i.ən/ us    /-rɪʒ-/
a person who comes from Paris
Translations of “Parisian”
in Chinese (Traditional) 巴黎的,巴黎人的,和巴黎有關的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巴黎的,巴黎人的…
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