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A native or inhabitant of Adjara, a region of Georgia (now an autonomous republic) situated on the east coast of the Black Sea; = Adjar.→ Adjar
Of or relating to Adjara or its inhabitants; = Adjar.→ Adjar
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Correspondence respecting Condition Population Asia Minor & Syria. From Adjara (Georgian Ač'ara), the name of a region of Georgia (now an autonomous republic) + -ian.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.