from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to the ancient Batavia, or by extension to the Netherlands or their inhabitants, the Dutch.
  • Pertaining to Batavia, the chief city of the island of Java, and the capital of the Dutch possessions in the East.
  • noun A native of the Netherlands; a Dutchman.
  • noun A native of Batavia in Java.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun rare A native or inhabitant of Batavia or Holland.
  • adjective Of or pertaining to the Batavi, an ancient Germanic tribe.
  • adjective Of or pertaining to Batavia or Holland.
  • adjective the name given to Holland by the French after its conquest in 1795.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective obsolete from Batavia; Jakartan
  • adjective from the ancient Germanic tribe of the Batavi, living in the region of Batavia around Nijmegen
  • noun obsolete Someone from Batavia; Jakartan
  • noun Someone from the tribe of the Batavi


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