Numidian
adjective or noun see Numidia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Numidian — Nu*mid i*an, prop. a. Of or pertaining to ancient Numidia in Northern Africa. [1913 Webster] {Numidian crane}. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Demoiselle}, 2. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Numidian — [no͞o′mid′ēən, nyo͞omid′ēən] n. 1. a person born or living in Numidia 2. the language of old Berber inscriptions from this area adj. of the Numidians or their language or culture * * * See Numidia. * * * …   Universalium

  • Numidian — [no͞o′mid′ēən, nyo͞omid′ēən] n. 1. a person born or living in Numidia 2. the language of old Berber inscriptions from this area adj. of the Numidians or their language or culture …   English World dictionary

  • Numidian — 1. adjective of or pertaining to Numidia or its inhabitants 2. noun a) an inhabitant of Numidia b) a variety of Berber spoken by the people of Numidia …   Wiktionary

  • Numidian — ISO 639 3 Code : nxm 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

  • Numidian — [nju: mɪdɪən] noun a native or inhabitant of the ancient region of Numidia in North Africa. adjective relating to Numidia …   English new terms dictionary

  • numidian — nu·mid·i·an …   English syllables

  • Numidian — I noun an inhabitant of ancient Numidia • Hypernyms: ↑inhabitant, ↑habitant, ↑dweller, ↑denizen, ↑indweller II adjective of or relating to ancient Numidia or its people or culture …   Useful english dictionary

  • Numidian crane — Numidian Nu*mid i*an, prop. a. Of or pertaining to ancient Numidia in Northern Africa. [1913 Webster] {Numidian crane}. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Demoiselle}, 2. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Numidian crane — n. DEMOISELLE (sense 2) * * * …   Universalium

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