British

  1. Proper noun.  With ''the'', the citizens or inhabitants of Britain collectively.
  2. Proper noun.  With ''the'', the citizens or inhabitants of the United Kingdom collectively.
  3. Proper noun.  (history) The ancient inhabitants of the southern part of Britain, also called ancient Britons.
  4. Proper noun.  The Celtic language of the ancient Britons.
  5. Proper noun.  The British English language.
  6. Adjective.  Of Britain (meaning the British Isles).
  7. Adjective.  (colloquial) Of the United Kingdom.
  8. Adjective.  Of the Commonwealth of Nations, or the British Empire.
  9. Adjective.  (historical) Of the ancient inhabitants of the southern part of Britain; Brythonic.

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