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Cypriot

[sip-ree-uh t]
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noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Cyprus.
  2. the Greek dialect of Cyprus.
adjective
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Cyprus, its people, or their language.
Also Cyp·ri·ote [sip-ree-oht, -uh t] /ˈsɪp riˌoʊt, -ət/.

Origin of Cypriot

First recorded in 1590–1600, Cypriot is from the Greek word Kypriṓtēs
Related formspro-Cyp·ri·ote, adjective, noun
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Cypriot

Cypriote (ˈsɪprɪˌəʊt)

noun
  1. a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Cyprus
  2. the dialect of Ancient or Modern Greek spoken in Cyprus
adjective
  1. denoting or relating to Cyprus, its inhabitants, or dialects
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