Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. specific to a people; national
  • adj. hereditary; entailed on a family

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Peculiar to a people; national.
  • adj. Hereditary; entailed on a family.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as gentilitious.

Etymologies

Latin gentilitius. See gentile. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • Shortcuts on the popup at the "Some html" link just above the comment field, too.

    January 1, 2009

  • Yes, Pro. I like your way better! It's so..... ME!But whichbe-baby, thanks for trying. I promise I'll try it the next time...
    *feeling the pressure already...rocking, twirling hair, biting nails...*

    December 31, 2008

  • Whichbe, dontcry uses the other technique:
    put it in brackets, someone will eventually give up and type the real link.
    Hee hee!

    December 31, 2008

  • From faq:

    SIMPLE INSTRUCTIONS FOR HOW TO MAKE A WEB LINK.
    This is useful for people who want to link to lists but don't know how. Using the Brackets [ ] is for words, not lists. I've seen some people try to link lists this way, and it doesn't work.

    This is done by making a simple HTML tag. The example is below.

    <A HREF="blah">Linked text here</A>

    Where "blah" is, you replace that with the URL. The URL is the exact web address. To get that, all you have to do is highlight the URL/Address at the top of your browser and then COPY-PASTE it into where the "blah" is. That's it! Enjoy!

    December 31, 2008

  • Acchh!%$#@ How do I make it a LIST????? Wah!

    December 31, 2008

  • This word belongs in this list: Words that sound dirty but aren't!

    December 31, 2008

  • (adj): 1. Pertaining or peculiar to a nation or family; of high birth.
    2. Hereditary

    This is a curious tetrasyllabic word comprised of eleven letters, of which the innermost five letters are palindromic.

    December 31, 2008