Cypriot

noun
1》 a native or national of Cyprus.
2》 the dialect of Greek used in Cyprus.
adjective relating to Cyprus or its people or the Greek dialect used there.
Origin
from Gk Kupriōtes, from Kupros 'Cyprus'.

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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*ote(s?p r? ?t), n. [F. Cypriot, Chypriot.] A native or inhabitant of Cyprus. Syn: Cypriot, Cyprian. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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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