Asturian



of or relating to Asturias, its people, or their language.
a native or inhabitant of Asturias.
the dialect of Spanish spoken in Asturias.
Historical Examples

All wondered what had happened to cause his hesitating thus, and the Asturian maid expressed her wonder aloud.
The Story of Don Quixote Arvid Paulson, Clayton Edwards, and Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

But let that cowardly Asturian beware how he meets me in the mountains.
Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 62, Number 361, November, 1845. Various

See there is a man over there wearing the Asturian cap, the old man with a long peaked cap which hangs down one side.
The Four Corners Abroad Amy Ella Blanchard

I was in my own house, and an Asturian is fit company for a king, and is often of better blood.
The Bible in Spain George Borrow

We only raised three or four during many long rambles through the Asturian forests in search of Bruin.
Wild Spain (Espaa agreste) Abel Chapman

After a short pause in the Asturian capital we took the train back to Len.
Heroic Spain Elizabeth Boyle O’Reilly

Hall could feel the low, toneless laugh in the Asturian’s throat.
The Five Arrows Allan Chase

In regard to the Asturian policy, I do not hold with the views of my imperial master at all.
The Weight of the Crown Fred M. White

A Gallegan or Asturian makes the best groom, an Andaluz the best cook and personal attendant.
Gatherings From Spain Richard Ford

Slowly the train climbed the mountain wall that from earliest times has protected the Asturian principality from the invader.
Heroic Spain Elizabeth Boyle O’Reilly

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