Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A native or inhabitant of Serbia; a Serb.
  • n. Serbo-Croatian as spoken in Serbia and adjacent regions, written in a Cyrillic alphabet.
  • adj. Of or relating to Serbia or its people, language, or culture.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person from the Balkan country of Serbia.
  • n. A Serb.
  • proper n. The standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian, a South Slavic language, spoken by Serbs.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to Serbia and Serbians.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to Serbian language.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as Servian.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a member of a Slavic people who settled in Serbia and neighboring areas in the 6th and 7th centuries
  • adj. of or relating to the people or language or culture of the region of Serbia

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Examples

  • MILORAD SAVICEVIC, SERBIAN BUSINESSMAN: He destroyed the Serbian states, actually.

    CNN Transcript Feb 9, 2002

  • FIVE CONVICTED, FORMER SERBIAN PRESIDENT CLEARED OF KOSOVO CRIMES Five former high-ranking Yugoslav and Serbian political, military and police officials were today convicted by the Former Yugoslav Deputy Prime Minister, Nikola Šainović, and two generals, Nebojša Pavković and Sreten Lukić, were each sentenced to 22 years 'imprisonment for crimes against humanity and war crimes.

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  • Darko told him to help lift my luggage into the trunk in Serbian and he did.

    Radovan Karadzic's website and blog

  • This priest blessed me and told Darko in Serbian he could not hear my confession owing to his not understanding English well.

    Radovan Karadzic's website and blog

  • Bulgaria was primarily interested in Serbian territory, especially Macedonia, which it had lost in the Treaty of Bucharest of 1913.

    Pursuit of an 'Unparalleled Opportunity': The American YMCA and Prisoner of War Diplomacy among the Central Power Nations during World War I

  • So, with an average IQ of 89, we are to believe that the average Serbian is only about 4 points into the normal range?

    Recruiting Laplanders as Professors

  • I had to honour to be interviewed for PunMiris.com, an online perfume magazine and perfume community in Croatian, Serbian and Bosnian.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • Serbian is written in the Cyrillic alphabet, is identified with the Eastern Orthodox branch of the Catholic Church, and borrows its high-culture words from the east -- from Russian and Old Church Slavic.

    Should English Be the Law?

  • It was possible on any given Sunday to walk from block to block and hear priests offering sermons in Polish, Serbian, German, Russian.

    Summit Daily News - Top Stories

  • These young mutants are from Bosnia, they go on the rampage during football championships and wrap themselves in Croatian, Serbian and Turkish flags as in a protective placenta.

    signandsight.com

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