Definition of Latin adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈlætɪn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈlætn//
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  1. 1of or in the Latin language Latin poetry
  2. 2connected with or typical of the countries or peoples using languages developed from Latin, such as Spanish, Portuguese, Italian or French a Latin temperament
  3. Word Originfrom Latin Latinus ‘of Latium’, an ancient region of west central Italy settled during the earlier part of the 1st millennium BCE.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Latin