Definition of Riojan in English:

Riojan

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Spanish district of Rioja, its inhabitants, or the wine produced there.

noun

  • The dialect of Spanish spoken in the Rioja district; a native or inhabitant of this district.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Modern Language Journal. From the name of Rioja + -an, after Spanish riojano.

Pronunciation

Riojan

/rɪˈɒxən//rɪˈəʊxən//rɪˈɒkən/