Associations to the word «Catalan»


CATALAN, noun. Person from or inhabitant of Catalonia.
CATALAN, proper noun. The language of Catalonia, an autonomous region in the northeast of Spain. Various dialects are also spoken in the Valencian autonomous region where the language is officially named valencià, the Balearic Islands, Andorra, Roussillon in France and the Sardinian city of Alghero. ISO 639-3 recognizes Valencian as an alternate name for this language.
CATALAN, adjective. Of or pertaining to Catalonia.
CATALAN COUNTRIES, proper noun. Name given to the territories where Catalan is spoken, and these regions are Catalonia, Valencian Community, the Balearic Islands, the Aragon Strip and the Carxe (in Spain), the Northern Catalonia (in France), the Alghero (in Italy), and Andorra.
CATALAN COUNTRIES, proper noun. Name given to the country that will be formed in a hypothetical and independent political union of all Catalan-speaking regions
CATALAN FORGE, noun. Bloomery
CATALAN FORGES, noun. Plural of Catalan forge
CATALAN NUMBER, noun. In combinatorial mathematics, any of a sequence of natural numbers that occur in various counting problems, often involving recursively defined objects; the nth Catalan number is equal to (2n choose n) over (n+1).
CATALAN NUMBERS, noun. Plural of Catalan number
CATALAN SOLID, noun. (mathematics) The dual polyhedron of an Archimedean solid
CATALAN SOLIDS, noun. Plural of Catalan solid
CATALAN SURFACE, noun. (geometry) A ruled surface whose rulings are all parallel to a fixed plane.
CATALAN SURFACES, noun. Plural of Catalan surface

Dictionary definition

CATALAN, noun. A native or inhabitant of Catalonia.
CATALAN, noun. The Romance language spoken in Catalonia in eastern Spain (related to Spanish and Occitan).
CATALAN, adjective. Relating to or denoting or characteristic of Catalonia or its inhabitants; "Catalan independence movement".
CATALAN, adjective. Relating to or characteristic of the Catalan language; "Catalan poetry".

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