Agrarian meaning

ə-grârē-ən
Relating to the cultivation of land; agricultural.

An agrarian economy.

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A person who favors equitable distribution of land.
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Of agriculture or farmers generally.
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Promoting land reform or the interests of farmers.
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A person who advocates agrarian reform, esp. a more equitable division of land.
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Of, or relating to, the ownership, tenure and cultivation of land.
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(botany) Wild; said of plants growing in a cultivated field.
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A person who advocates the political interests of working farmers.
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The definition of agrarian is relating to land, the ownership of land or to farming.

A town based around farming is an example of an agrarian community.

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Relating to or concerning the land and its ownership, cultivation, and tenure.

Agrarian reform.

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Relating to land or to the ownership or division of land.
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Origin of agrarian

  • From Latin agrārius relating to the land from ager agr- field agro- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle French agrarien, from Latin agrarius (“of the land”), from stem of ager (“field”) + -arius

    From Wiktionary