Georgian

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Georgian of or relating to the Hanoverian kings of England "the first Georgian monarch"
    • adj Georgian of or relating to or characteristic of the American state of Georgia or its inhabitants "the Georgian state capital is Atlanta","Georgian peach farmers"
    • adj Georgian of or relating to or characteristic of the Asian republic of Georgia or its people or language "the Georgian capital is Tbilisi","Georgian farmers","Georgian vowels"
    • adj Georgian of or relating to the former British colony of Georgia "the Georgian colony"
    • n Georgian a southern Caucasian language with 3 million speakers and a long literary tradition
    • n Georgian a native or inhabitant of Georgia in Asia
    • n Georgian a native or resident of the American state of Georgia
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Georgian A native of, or dweller in, Georgia.
    • Georgian Of or pertaining to Georgia, a former Soviet republic, now an independent country in the Causcuses in Asia, or to Georgia, one of the United States.
    • Georgian Of or relating to the reigns of the four Georges, kings of Great Britan; as, the Georgian era.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Georgian Belonging or relating to the four kings of England named George, or to any one of them, or to the period of their successive reigns (1714-1830).
    • Georgian Specifically, of the style of art or of decoration prevailing during the reigns of the four Georges, especially of George I. and George II.
    • Georgian Belonging or relating to the State of Georgia in the United States.
    • n Georgian A native or an inhabitant of the State of Georgia in the United States.
    • Georgian Belonging or relating to Georgia in Asia.
    • n Georgian An inhabitant of Georgia, a district in Transcaucasia, Russia, an independent kingdom from very ancient times (known to the ancient Greeks as Iberia), but annexed to Russia in 1801. The Georgians are a very handsome race, of the purest Caucasian type.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Georgian jorj′i-an relating to the reigns of the four Georges, kings of Great Britain: belonging to Georgia in the Caucasus, its people, language, &c.: pertaining to the American State of Georgia
    • Georgian Also n.
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Usage

In literature:

Ali Pasha has collected all the principal Georgians together in his camp.
"Journal of a Residence at Bagdad" by Anthony Groves
Tweaking the nose was Georgian.
"The Paliser case" by Edgar Saltus
Thence their route lay to Georgian Bay by way of Lake Simcoe and the Severn.
"The Red River Colony" by Louis Aubrey Wood
The long, low drawing room of the Manor at Stoke Revel was the warmest and most genial room in the old Georgian house.
"Robinetta" by Kate Douglas Wiggin
He paddled up the Ottawa, and then through Lake Nipissing, and down the French river to Georgian Bay.
"Pathfinders of the Great Plains" by Lawrence J. Burpee
On the shore of the Georgian Bay, however, his guide at length abandoned him.
"Old Quebec" by Sir Gilbert Parker and Claude Glennon Bryan
The front of this house boasts the loveliest bit of Georgian architecture left in the old seaport.
"Seaport in Virginia" by Gay Montague Moore
But the smell of the recent Georgian era hung about.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
Again, there are portions of the Black Country where the very names of the leading Georgian poets are unknown.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 158, May 26, 1920" by Various
And when we come to the noble poets of the Stuart and the early Georgian period, we find that the national indebtedness is not less marked.
"By-ways in Book-land" by William Davenport Adams
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In poetry:

In gallant strife against the foe
The Georgian true I then behold:
I hear his cry: "Advance and strike!"
I see his charge, so swift and bold.
"Salamuri" by Akaki Tsereteli
The Georgian soul in you does moan,
You strain the Georgian bosom warm.
And deeds and glories of our past
In fond remembrance round you swarm
"Salamuri" by Akaki Tsereteli
Along the rivers, Ksani and Aragvi,
Wheat that grows only in Georgia is greening,
And your lips have the sweetness of badagi,
Young Georgian wine in its first bubbling.
"Once More Meeting The Kipchak" by Giorgi Leonidze
How warm the many candles shine
Of Samuel Dowbiggin's design
For this interior neat,
These high box pews of Georgian days
Which screen us from the public gaze
When we make answer meet;
"Verses Turned..." by Sir John Betjeman

In news:

Georgian Winner Eases Rhetoric.
Georgian president concedes his party lost.
Georgian president admits election defeat.
Saakashvili's party loses as Georgian democracy takes step forward (+video).
Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili announced that his party would go into opposition, after being topped by the party of Georgian billionaire Bidzina Ivanishvili in Monday's elections.
In this image taken Monday, Oct.1, 2012, Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili speaks to media during the parliamentary elections at a polling station in Tbilisi, Georgia.
Putin Profits as US Ally Saakashvili Loses Georgian Vote.
Georgian president, opponent both claim victory.
Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili faced his biggest test in a decade in power yesterday as Georgians voted in a parliamentary election overshadowed by a prison abuse scandal that has fueled accusations of government repression.
Georgian president concedes but democracy rules.
Rivals see Putin in Georgian president's election ploy.
Shocking Video Could Throw Georgian Election.
Better Off Than They Were in Years Past, Georgian Voters Ask: At What Cost.
Georgian grape pickers show government's challenge.
Vector Aerospace Renews Air Georgian Service Agreement.
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In science:

The work of M. A. M. was supported by the Georgian President Fel lowship for Young Scientists and the grant FEL.
GUP in presence of extra dimensions and lifetime of mini black holes
Henderson for his interest in our investigations and his assistance in preparation of this paper. This investigation is in part supported by a grant from the Georgian Academy of Sciences and by the firm Manex Computers ltd. (Tbilisi).
On some peculiarities of cosmic gamma-radiation in the energy range ~ 10^14 - 10^15 eV
Vinaya Babu: A Modified Hill Cipher Algorithm for Encryption of Data in Data Transmission, Georgian Electronic Scientific Journal: Computer Science and Telecommunications 2007, No. 3(14) pp 78-83. 12.
Role of Statistical tests in Estimation of the Security of a New Encryption Algorithm
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