Asturian As*tu"ri*an, a. Of or pertaining to Asturias in Spain. -- n. A native of Asturias. [1913 Webster]

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  • Asturian — 1. adjective /æsˈtʊə.ɹi.ən,əˈstjʊə.ɹi.ən,æsˈtʊɹ.i.ən,əˈstʊɹ.i.ən/ a) Of or pertaining to the region of Asturias in Spain. This gave time to many families to escape; and Bermudo even carried away the bodies of his predecessors to the old refuge in …   Wiktionary

  • Asturian — adjective or noun see Asturias II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Asturian — /a stoor ee euhn, a styoor /, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Asturias, its people, or their language. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Asturias. 3. the dialect of Spanish spoken in Asturias. [1605 15; < Sp asturiano. See ASTURIAS, AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Asturian — ISO 639 3 Code : ast ISO 639 2/B Code : ast ISO 639 2/T Code : ast ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Asturian — n. native or resident of Asturias adj. of or pertaining to Asturias or its culture or people or their language n. Spanish dialect spoken in Asturias …   English contemporary dictionary

  • asturian — as·tu·ri·an …   English syllables

  • asturian — I. aˈst(y)u̇rēən, əˈ adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Spanish asturiano, adjective & noun, from Asturias, region in northwestern Spain + Spanish ano an (from Latin anus) 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asturian Mountain — is a local Spanish breed of cattle used for beef, and possessed of enormous foraging capacity and good maternal ability. Primarily raised East of the Principado de Asturias , in the north of Spain, and in the mountain range of the Picos de Europa …   Wikipedia

  • Asturian cuisine — refers to the typical dishes and ingredients found in the cuisine of the Asturias region of Spain. Asturias is especially known for its seafood, such as fresh squid, crab, shrimp and sea bass. Salmon are caught in Asturian rivers, notably the… …   Wikipedia

  • Asturian language — language name=Asturian nativename= asturianu, bable states=flag|Spain region=autonomous community of Asturias speakers=550,000 familycolor=Indo European fam2=Italic fam3=Romance fam4=Italo Western fam5=Gallo Iberian fam6=Ibero Romance fam7=West… …   Wikipedia