Definition of Padanian in English:

Padanian

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of the region of Padania in northern Italy; a supporter of independence for this region.

    On 15 September 1996, the Italian political party Lega Nord (Northern League) declared independence for Padania, although there was little public support for the move.

Pronunciation

Padanian

/pəˈdɑːnɪən/ /pəˈdeɪnɪən/

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Padania.

Pronunciation

Padanian

/pəˈdɑːnɪən/ /pəˈdeɪnɪən/

Origin

1990s; earliest use found in Usenet (newsgroups). From Padania, the name of a region in northern Italy + -an.