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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to Umbria.
  • noun The Italic language of ancient Umbria.
  • noun A native or inhabitant of Umbria.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to Umbria, an ancient region of central Italy, and compartimento of the modern kingdom, or its inhabitants or language.
  • noun One of an ancient Italian people who inhabited Umbria.
  • noun The language of the Umbrians: it was an Italic tongue, allied to Oscan and more distantly to Latin. Its chief monument is the Eugubine tables. See Eugubine.

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

  • adjective Relating to Umbria or to its inhabitants or extinct language.
  • noun An inhabitant of Umbria.
  • proper noun The language of the Umbrian people.

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

  • noun an extinct Italic language of ancient southern Italy

Etymologies

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From Umbria +‎ -an.

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