Cypriot
Cypriot Cyp"ri*ot, Cypriote Cyp"ri*ote(s?p"r?-?t), n. [F. Cypriot, Chypriot.] A native or inhabitant of Cyprus.

Syn: Cypriot, Cyprian. [1913 Webster]


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  • Cypriot — may refer to: Something of, from, or related to the country of Cyprus A person from Cyprus, or of Cypriot descent. For information about the Cypriot people, see Demographics of Cyprus and Culture of Cyprus. For specific persons, see List of… …   Wikipedia

  • Cypriot — Cyp ri*ot, Cypriote Cyp ri*oteadj. of or relating to Cyprus or its people or culture; as, Cypriote monasteries. Syn: Cyprian, Cypriot. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cypriot — ► NOUN 1) a person from Cyprus. 2) the dialect of Greek used in Cyprus. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to Cyprus. ORIGIN Greek Kupri tes, from Kupros Cyprus …   English terms dictionary

  • Cypriot — [sip′rēōt΄sip′rē ət] adj. of Cyprus or its peoples, languages, or cultures n. 1. a person born or living in Cyprus 2. the variety of Greek spoken in Cyprus: Also Cypriote [sip′rēōt΄] …   English World dictionary

  • Cypriot — [[t]sɪ̱priət[/t]] ♦♦♦ Cypriots 1) ADJ Cypriot means belonging or relating to Cyprus, or to its people or culture. 2) N COUNT A Cypriot is a Cypriot citizen, or a person of Cypriot origin …   English dictionary

  • Cypriot — I UK [ˈsɪprɪət] / US noun [countable] Word forms Cypriot : singular Cypriot plural Cypriots someone from Cyprus II UK [ˈsɪprɪət] / US adjective 1) someone who is Cypriot is from Cyprus 2) relating to Cyprus or its culture …   English dictionary

  • Cypriot — Cyp|ri|ot1 [ sıpriət ] noun count someone from Cyprus Cypriot Cyp|ri|ot 2 [ sıpriət ] adjective 1. ) someone who is Cypriot is from Cyprus 2. ) relating to Cyprus or its culture …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Cypriot — adjective or noun see Cyprus …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Cypriot — /sip ree euht/, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of Cyprus. 2. the Greek dialect of Cyprus. adj. 3. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Cyprus, its people, or their language. Also, Cypriote /sip ree oht , euht/. [1590 1600; < Gk Kypriótes] * * * …   Universalium

  • Cypriot — 1. noun /ˈsɪp.ɹi.ət/ A person from Cyprus. 2. adjective /ˈsɪp.ɹi.ət/ Of, from, or relating to Cyprus …   Wiktionary

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