Wordlist: Europe - List 1

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Europe
 
a continent north of Africa, west of Asia and east of the Atlantic Ocean, that contains many countries, including Germany and France
 
European
 
people who live in or originate from Europe
 
European
 
related to Europe
 
England
 
the southern part of the island of Great Britain, located next to Wales, now specified geopolitically as one of the constituent countries of the United Kingdom
 
Englishman
 
a male native of England
 
Englishwoman
 
a female native of England
 
English
 
related to England
 
United Kingdom
 
a kingdom in Europe comprising the countries of Great Britain (England, Scotland, Wales) and Northern Ireland
 
Great Britain
 
the island (and some of the surrounding smaller islands) off the north-west coast of Europe made up of Scotland, England and Wales
 
Brit
 
people who live in or originate from Great Britain
 
British
 
related to Great Britain
 
Ireland
 
a country in western Europe with Dublin as its capital
 
Irish
 
people who live in or originate from Ireland
 
Irish
 
related to Ireland
 
Northern Ireland
 
a six-county state occupying the northeastern part of the Island of Ireland, currently a constituent part of the United Kingdom
 
Wales
 
a principality in the west of, and one of the constituent nations (next to England and Scotland) of the United Kingdom
 
Welsh
 
people who live in or originate from Wales
 
Welsh
 
related to Wales
 
Scotland
 
a country in northwest Europe to the north of England, which forms part of the United Kingdom (together with Wales and England)
 
Scot
 
people who live in or originate from Scotland
 
Scottish
 
related to Scotland
 
 
  • Europe
    • Europe[ˈjʊərəp](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a continent north of Africa, west of Asia and east of the Atlantic Ocean, that contains many countries, including Germany and France
    • Example:
      • Europe is the world's second-smallest continent by surface area.
    • European, Europeans[ˌjʊəɹ.əˈpiː.ən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • people who live in or originate from Europe
    • Example:
      • The girl had never met a European before.
    • European[ˌjʊəɹ.əˈpiː.ən](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • related to Europe
    • Example:
      • What is typical European food?
  • England
    • England[ˈɪŋ.glənd](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the southern part of the island of Great Britain, located next to Wales, now specified geopolitically as one of the constituent countries of the United Kingdom
    • Example:
      • I would like to travel to England some day.
    • Englishman, Englismen[ˈɪŋglɪʃmæn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a male native of England
    • Example:
      • He's a real Englishman from London.
    • Englishwoman, Englishwomen[ˈɪŋglɪʃˈwʊmən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a female native of England
    • Example:
      • She's a real Englishwoman from London.
    • English[ˈɪŋglɪʃ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • related to England
    • Example:
      • Sausages are typical for English breakfast.
  • United Kingdom
    • United Kingdom(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a kingdom in Europe comprising the countries of Great Britain (England, Scotland, Wales) and Northern Ireland
    • Example:
      • The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy.
    • Great Britain(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the island (and some of the surrounding smaller islands) off the north-west coast of Europe made up of Scotland, England and Wales
    • Example:
      • Great Britain is the ninth largest island in the world.
    • Brit, Brits[ˈbɹɪt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • people who live in or originate from Great Britain
    • Example:
      • Some people stereotype Brits.
    • British[ˈbɹɪt.ɪʃ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • related to Great Britain
    • Example:
      • The British accent is very different from an American accent.
  • Ireland
    • Ireland[ˈaɪə.lənd](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a country in western Europe with Dublin as its capital
    • Example:
      • Ireland is the third-largest island in Europe and the twentieth-largest island in the world.
    • Irish, Irish[ˈaɪrɪʃ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • people who live in or originate from Ireland
    • Example:
      • The Irish people are a Western European ethnic group.
    • Irish[ˈaɪrɪʃ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • related to Ireland
    • Example:
      • The Irish language is a Goidelic language spoken on the island of Ireland and by communities worldwide.
    • Northern Ireland(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a six-county state occupying the northeastern part of the Island of Ireland, currently a constituent part of the United Kingdom
    • Example:
      • We should go on a trip to Northern Ireland!
  • Wales
    • Wales[weɪlz](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a principality in the west of, and one of the constituent nations (next to England and Scotland) of the United Kingdom
    • Example:
      • Wales has a beautiful landscape.
    • Welsh, Welsh[wɛlʃ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • people who live in or originate from Wales
    • Example:
      • The Welsh are an ethnic group and nation associated with Wales.
    • Welsh[wɛlʃ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • related to Wales
    • Example:
      • 718,000 people, or nearly 35% of the Welsh population, have a family name of Welsh origin.
  • Scotland
    • Scotland[ˈskɒt.lənd](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a country in northwest Europe to the north of England, which forms part of the United Kingdom (together with Wales and England)
    • Example:
      • There is a well-known game called Scotland Yard.
    • Scot, Scots[skɒt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • people who live in or originate from Scotland
    • Example:
      • Some Scots know how to play the bagpipes.
    • Scottish[skɒt.ɪʃ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • related to Scotland
    • Example:
      • Scottish Gaelic is a member of the Celtic languages.
 

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Irish
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        Europe
        a continent north of Africa, west of Asia and east of the Atlantic Ocean, that contains many countries, including Germany and France
        Great Britain
        the island (and some of the surrounding smaller islands) off the north-west coast of Europe made up of Scotland, England and Wales
        United Kingdom
        a kingdom in Europe comprising the countries of Great Britain (England, Scotland, Wales) and Northern Ireland
        Welsh
        related to Wales
        Englishwoman
        a female native of England
        Irish
        people who live in or originate from Ireland
        Scottish
        related to Scotland
        Wales
        a principality in the west of, and one of the constituent nations (next to England and Scotland) of the United Kingdom
        Englishman
        a male native of England
        Northern Ireland
        a six-county state occupying the northeastern part of the Island of Ireland, currently a constituent part of the United Kingdom
        Welsh
        people who live in or originate from Wales
        Irish
        related to Ireland
        British
        related to Great Britain
        Ireland
        a country in western Europe with Dublin as its capital
        Brit
        people who live in or originate from Great Britain
         
         
         

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        Wales
        a principality in the west of, and one of the constituent nations (next to England and Scotland) of the United Kingdom
        United Kingdom
        a kingdom in Europe comprising the countries of Great Britain (England, Scotland, Wales) and Northern Ireland
        Europe
        a continent north of Africa, west of Asia and east of the Atlantic Ocean, that contains many countries, including Germany and France
         
         
         
         

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