Definition of Rugian in English:

Rugian

noun

  • A member of an ancient Germanic tribe originally inhabiting the southern coast of the Baltic Sea.

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Rugians.

Origin

Mid 16th century. From post-classical Latin Rugianus from classical Latin Rugiī (plural), the name of a tribe originally inhabiting the southern coast of the Baltic Sea + -ānus.

Pronunciation

Rugian

/ˈruːdʒɪən/