Carian
adjective or noun see Caria

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  • Carian — Original name in latin Carian Name in other language Carian State code ID Continent/City Asia/Jakarta longitude 6.7221 latitude 111.5249 altitude 163 Population 0 Date 2012 01 22 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • carian — I. ˈka(a)rēən, er , ār noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Caria, ancient division of SWelsh Asia Minor (from Latin, from Greek Karia) + English an …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carian — /kair ee euhn/, n. 1. a native or inhabitant of Caria. 2. the extinct language of Caria, not known to be related to any other language, written in a script derived from the Greek alphabet. adj. 3. of or pertaining to Caria. 4. of or pertaining to …   Universalium

  • Carian — 1. noun a) A native or inhabitant of ancient Caria. b) An extinct Indo European language in the Anatolian subgroup. 2. adjective …   Wiktionary

  • carian — wv/t2 1. to sorrow, grieve, be troubled, be anxious; 2. to care for (ymbe), see to the welfare of, be solicitous about; resten híe mid hira ealdrum þe ymbe híe carien they may rest with their elders who care for them; 3. to take care, pains,… …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • Carian — ISO 639 3 Code : xcr 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

  • carian — car·i·an …   English syllables

  • Carian language — Infobox Language name=Carian region=Ancient southwestern Anatolia extinct=Early CE iso2=ine iso3=xcr familycolor=Indo European fam1=Anatolian fam2=Luwian subgroup script=Carian scriptThe Carian language was the language of the Carians. It was an… …   Wikipedia

  • Carian script — Infobox Writing system name=Carian type=Alphabet time=7th to 1st centuries BCE style= background:lightblue; languages=Carian language fam1=Greek alphabet children=None sisters=Lycian script iso15924=CariThe Carian script was used to write the… …   Wikipedia

  • Carian language —       an extinct Anatolian language (Anatolian languages) once spoken in Caria, an ancient district of southwest Anatolia. Most evidence for the language comes from Egypt, where Carian mercenaries in the service of the pharaohs from the 7th to… …   Universalium

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