Of or relating to Lebanon, its people, or their culture.
nounpl. Lebanese Lebanese
- A native or inhabitant of Lebanon.
- A person of Lebanese ancestry.
Origin of LebaneseFrench libanais, from Liban, Lebanon.
Variant of Lebanon
- country in SW Asia, at the E end of the Mediterranean: formerly a French mandate, it became independent after elections (1944): 4,036 sq mi (10,453 sq km); pop. 2,760,000; cap. Beirut
- mountain range extending nearly the entire length of Lebanon: highest peak, 10,131 ft (3,088 m)also Lebanon Mountains