Definition of suburbican in English:

suburbican

adjective

  • = suburbicarian.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Bell (fl. 1573–1610). From post-classical Latin suburbicanus from classical Latin suburbium + -icus + -ānus, after suburbicārius. With sense 1 compare slightly later suburbicary and later suburbicarian.

Pronunciation

suburbican

/səbˈəːbɪk(ə)n/