Asturian vs Asturia - What's the difference?

asturian | asturia | Derived terms |

Asturian is a derived term of asturia.


As adjectives the difference between asturian and asturia

is that asturian is asturian while asturia is asturian.

As nouns the difference between asturian and asturia

is that asturian is asturian person while asturia is asturian (language).

asturian

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to the region of Asturias in Spain.
  • * 1878 , Charlotte Mary Yonge, The story of the Christians and Moors of Spain , page 86
  • This gave time to many families to escape; and Bermudo even carried away the bodies of his predecessors to the old refuge in the Asturian hills.
  • Of or pertaining to the language.
  • * 2002 , M. Teresa Turell, Multilingualism in Spain , page 167
  • The winning entry was a poem written in Asturian, one of the first such in Asturian literature.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A native of Asturias in northern Spain.
  • * 2000 , Richard Sterling & Allison Jones, Spain (Lonely Planet; World Food), page 145
  • To this day the Asturians say to each other "Have a care. Asturias is Spain. The rest is Araby."

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • A Romance language spoken in Asturias, Spain.
  • * 2002 , M. Teresa Turell, Multilingualism in Spain , page 167
  • The winning entry was a poem written in Asturian , one of the first such in Asturian literature.
  • * 2007 , Paolo Coluzzi, Minority language planning and micronationalism in Italy , page 272
  • In Asturias/Asturies 18.3% of the respondents said they spoke Asturian always or most of the time with friends

    See also

    * Astur * Astur-Leonese (ast)

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    asturia

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (history) A former kingdom in northwestern Spain
  • Asturia''''s former margraviate Castilia became a realm itself, annexed all ' Asturia in 1037 and turned it into a titular principality as Castilia's (and later Spain's) royal primogeniture in 1388
  • (archaic) Asturias
  • Derived terms

    * Asturian

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