[ kair-ee-uh n ]
/ ˈkɛər i ən /


a native or inhabitant of Caria.
the extinct language of Caria, not known to be related to any other language, written in a script derived from the Greek alphabet.


of or relating to Caria.
of or relating to the Carians or their language.

Origin of Carian

First recorded in 1600–10; Cari(a) + -an Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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