Definition of Bruneian

1. Noun. A native or inhabitant of Brunei.

Group relationships: Brunei, Negara Brunei Darussalam
Generic synonyms: Bornean

2. Adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic of Brunei or its people. "Bruneian oil production"
Partainyms: Brunei
Derivative terms: Brunei

Definition of Bruneian

1. Noun. A person from Brunei or of Bruneian descent. ¹

2. Adjective. Of, from, or pertaining to Brunei, the Bruneian people. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bruneian

Brugmansia suaveolens
Brugsch's syndrome
Brulé
Brum
Brumaire
Brummagem
Brummell
Brummie
Brummies
Brummy
Brumpt's white mycetoma
Brunanburh
Brunei
Brunei Darussalam
Brunei dollar
Bruneian (current term)
Bruneians
Brunelleschi
Brunfelsia
Brunfelsia americana
Brunhild
Brunn
Brunn's membrane
Brunn reaction
Brunnhilde
Bruno
Bruno Walter
Brunonian
Brunonians
Bruns' nystagmus

Literary usage of Bruneian

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Report of the Congressional Committees Investigating the Iran/Contra Affair by Lee H. Hamilton, Daniel K. Inouye (1995)
"Abrams gave the Bruneian official the Swiss account number from North.251 On September 15, Brunei confirmed to the State Department that "arrangements have ..."

2. The Gardens of the Sun; Or, A Naturalist's Journal on the Mountains and in by Frederick William Burbidge (1880)
"On returning to the house I find that " Kurus," one of my men, a shock-haired Bruneian, has brought in my buffalo, having tracked it through the soft mud to ..."

3. Actes du dixième Congrès international des orientalistes. Session de Genève (1897)
"I say irregular taxes advisedly, for besides the payment of the fixed annual tribute, the Bruneian tax-gatherers often paid the ..."

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