1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the reigns of the four Georges who ruled Great Britain from 1714 to 1830.
2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the reign of George V of Great Britain.
3. Of or relating to the US state of Georgia or its inhabitants.
4. Of or relating to the country of Georgia or its people, language, or culture.
1. A native or inhabitant of the US state of Georgia.
a. A native or inhabitant of the country of Georgia.
b. The Kartvelian language of the Georgians.
3. A person of, or whose style is imitative of, either of the Georgian periods in Great Britain.
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