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. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • 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 — 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 …   New Collegiate 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 — 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

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.