[ buh-dahr-ee-uh n ]
/ bəˈdɑr i ən /


of, relating to, or belonging to the predynastic culture of Upper Egypt, 4100–3500 b.c., characterized by flint tools, stone axes, and pottery.

Origin of Badarian

1920–25; after Badari, village in Upper Egypt, where the pottery was discovered; see -an Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019