Of or relating to an imagined European kingdom characterized by provincialism, nationalism, and political intrigue.
Designed Ruritanian uniforms for the honor guard.
Of or relating to a hypothetical foreign nation, as in discussions of international law or economic theory.
Of, like, or characteristic of some quaint, romantic, unreal place.
Origin of ruritanian
- After Ruritania , imaginary realm in the novel The Prisoner of Zenda by Anthony Hope
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition