lithuanian lithuanian  /ˌlɪ θə ˈweɪ ni ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Lithuania
  2. (n) the official language of Lithuania; belongs to the Baltic branch of Indo-European
  3. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Lithuania or its people or language

News

  1. Gazprom Says It Was Forced to Back Lithuania’s Utility Split

    Russia ’s OAO Gazprom (OGZD) said it voted under duress to split up Lietuvos Dujos AB at a meeting of the Lithuanian natural-gas utility’s shareholders today and reserved all legal rights to contest the decision.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  2. True Torah Jews: Hundred Thousand Jews Gather to Protest New Israeli Draft Law

    NEW YORK, June 11, 2103 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 100,000 Orthodox Jews gathered Sunday afternoon, June 9, 2013 in Foley Square in lower Manhattan to protest against the Israeli government's decision to draft their co-religionists into the army. The gathering represented an alliance of prominent Chassidic and Lithuanian yeshiva communities.(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130611 ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

  3. Artistry: A Look at Lithuania's Discos, Made From Old Soviet Spaces

    Photos via Flavorwire A decade ago, Seattle-based photographer Andrew Miksys became infatuated with, of all things, the run-down discos of Lithuania. For Miksys, a Lithuanian-American, the clubs, most carved from Soviet-era community centers with back rooms stuffed with "broken Lenin...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Curbed

Quotes

  1. "When Dan came back [into the match] I thought he would win," said Lloyd. "The Lithuanian looked like he wasn't serving so well and I though 'Dan's got him', but in the fifth he responded with some striking of the ball which was...
    on Mar 7, 2010 By: John Lloyd Source: BBC Sport

  2. According to Arts Council sources, Mr Cameron told his hosts: "I hope you won't be giving grants to too many one-legged Lithuanian lesbians," prompting embarrassed looks all round.
    on Oct 27, 2007 By: David Cameron Source: This is London

  3. "The Lithuanian energy system was and is dependent on Russia, because our energy sources, our supply of gas and power, are tied to that country," President Dalia Grybauskaite said last week.
    on Dec 31, 2009 By: Dalia Grybauskaite Source: AFP

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