A native or inhabitant of Troy.
Of or pertaining to ancient Troy or its inhabitants.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
\tro"jan\ (?), n. one who shows the pluck, endurance, determined energy, or the like, attributed to the defenders of troy; -- used chiefly or only in the phrase like a trojan ; as, he endured the pain like a trojan; he studies like a trojan.
\tro"jan\ (?), a. [l. trojanus, fr. troja, troia, troy, from tros, gr. trw`s, trwo`s, tros, the mythical founder of troy.] of or pertaining to ancient troy or its inhabitants. -- n. a native or inhabitant of troy.
adj : of or relating to the ancient city of troy or its inhabitants; "trojan cities" [syn: trojan]
n : a native of ancient troy [syn: trojan, dardan, dardanian]