Meaning of Gaditan in English:

Gaditan

(also Gaditane)

Pronunciation /ˈɡadɪtən/ /ˈɡadɪtan/

adjective

  • Of or relating to Cadiz, a city and port in south-west Spain, or its inhabitants. Compare Gaditanian , Gaditano .

    Chiefly with reference to ancient Cadiz (known as Gades).

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of Cadiz. Compare Gaditanian , Gaditano .

    Chiefly with reference to ancient Cadiz (known as Gades).

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Trevisa (c1342–?1402), translator. From classical Latin Gādītānus (adjective) of Gades or its people, (noun) inhabitant of Gades from Gādēs, the name of Cadiz + -ītānus.