Thracian
noun Date: 1565 1. a native or inhabitant of Thrace 2. the Indo-European language of the ancient Thracians — see Indo-European languages table • Thracian adjective

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  • Thracian — Thra cian, a. Of or pertaining to Thrace, or its people. n. A native or inhabitant of Thrace. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thracian — [thrā′shən] adj. of Thrace or its people or culture n. 1. a person born or living in Thrace 2. the extinct language of ancient Thrace, generally assumed to belong to the Indo European language family …   English World dictionary

  • Thracian — 1. adjective /ˈθɹeɪs.iː.ən/ of or pertaining to or the or the extinct . 2. noun /ˈθɹeɪs.iː.ən/ a) an inhabitant of Thrace, regardless of ethnicity b) an ethnic Thracian, regardless of geographical location See Also: Dacia, Dacian, Dacians, Dacic …   Wiktionary

  • Thracian — /thray sheuhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Thrace or its inhabitants. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Thrace. 3. an Indo European language of ancient Thrace. [1560 70; < L Thraci(us) of Thrace ( < Gk Thráikios, equiv. to Thráik(e) THRACE + ios… …   Universalium

  • Thracian — ISO 639 3 Code : txh ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Ancient …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Thracian — n. person from Thrace; member of the people who lived in Thrace n. language spoken by the ancient Thracians of Thrace …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Thracian — [ θreɪʃ(ə)n] noun a native or inhabitant of Thrace, an ancient country lying west of the Black Sea and north of the Aegean. adjective relating to Thrace …   English new terms dictionary

  • thracian — thra·cian …   English syllables

  • Thracian — Thra•cian [[t]ˈθreɪ ʃən[/t]] adj. 1) geg peo of or pertaining to Thrace, its inhabitants, or their language 2) geg peo a native or inhabitant of Thrace 3) peo an Indo European language of ancient Thrace • Etymology: 1560–70; < L Thrāci(us) of… …   From formal English to slang

  • Thracian — /ˈθreɪʃən/ (say thrayshuhn) adjective 1. of or relating to Thrace or its inhabitants. –noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Thrace. 3. the language of ancient Thrace …   Australian English dictionary

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