Definition of 'Mediterranean'

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Translations for 'Mediterranean'

British English: Mediterranean /ˌmɛdɪtəˈreɪnɪən/ NOUN
area Something that is Mediterranean is characteristic of or belongs to the people or region around the Mediterranean Sea.
...the classic Mediterranean diet.
  • American English: Mediterranean
  • Arabic: مُتَوَسِطِيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: mediterrâneo
  • Chinese: 地中海的
  • Croatian: mediteranski
  • Czech: středozemský
  • Danish: Middelhavs-
  • Dutch: mediterraan
  • European Spanish: mediterráneo
  • Finnish: Välimeren
  • French: méditerranéen
  • German: südländisch
  • Greek: μεσογειακός
  • Italian: mediterraneo
  • Japanese: 地中海の
  • Korean: 지중해의
  • Norwegian: middelhavs-
  • Polish: śródziemnomorski
  • European Portuguese: mediterrâneo
  • Romanian: mediteranean
  • Russian: средиземноморский
  • Spanish: mediterráneo
  • Swedish: medelhavs-
  • Thai: เกี่ยวกับทะเลเมดิเตอร์เรเนียน
  • Turkish: Akdeniz
  • Ukrainian: середземноморський
  • Vietnamese: thuộc vùng Địa Trung Hải
British English: Mediterranean /ˌmɛdɪtəˈreɪnɪən/ NOUN
sea The Mediterranean is the sea between southern Europe and North Africa.
...the sparkling waters of the Mediterranean.
  • American English: Mediterranean
  • Arabic: الْبَحْرُ الْأَبْيَضُ الْـمُتَوَسِط
  • Brazilian Portuguese: Mediterrâneo
  • Chinese: 地中海
  • Croatian: Mediteran
  • Czech: Středozemní moře
  • Danish: Middelhavet
  • Dutch: Middellandse Zee
  • European Spanish: Mediterráneo
  • Finnish: Välimeri
  • French: Méditerranée
  • German: Mittelmeer
  • Greek: Μεσόγειος
  • Italian: Mediterraneo
  • Japanese: 地中海
  • Korean: 지중해
  • Norwegian: Middelhavet
  • Polish: Morze Śródziemne
  • European Portuguese: Mediterrâneo
  • Romanian: Mediterană
  • Russian: Средиземное море
  • Spanish: Mediterráneo
  • Swedish: Medelhavet
  • Thai: ทะเลเมดิเตอร์เรเนียน
  • Turkish: Akdeniz
  • Ukrainian: Середземне море
  • Vietnamese: Địa Trung Hải


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