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“Whovian” Added To Oxford English Dictionary

On August 1st the word “Whovian” was officially added to the Oxford English Dictionary with the following definition:

Whovian Pronunciation: /ˈhuːvɪən/ 

Definition of Whovian 


a fan of the British science-fiction television series Doctor Who: 

as a fan from way back, Barrowman is well aware of just how passionate Whovians are about everything ‘Who.’

Just in time for the 50th anniversary, the most used word for a Doctor Who fan has officially entered the English lexicon. Hurrah!