Tuscan definition

tŭskən
Of or relating to Tuscany, its people, or their language.
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(architecture) Of or relating to the Tuscan order.
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A native or inhabitant of Tuscany.
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Any of the dialects of Italian spoken in Tuscany.
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The standard literary form of Italian.
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Of Tuscany or its people, language, or culture.
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Designating or of a classical (Roman) order of architecture, distinguished by its smooth columns with a ringlike capital and no decoration.
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A person born or living in Tuscany.
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The variety of Italian spoken in Tuscany, accepted as standard literary Italian.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
tuscan
Plural:
tuscans

Origin of tuscan

  • Middle English from Latin Tuscānus Etruscan from Tuscus an Etruscan

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