/serr"bee euhn/, adj.
1. of or pertaining to Serbia, its inhabitants, or their language.
2. a native or inhabitant of Serbia, esp. one of the Slavic peoples inhabiting it.
3. Serbo-Croatian, esp. as spoken and written in Serbia.
Also, Serb.
[1860-65; SERB + -IAN]

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