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Delian

[ dee-lee-uhn, deel-yuhn ]
/ ˈdi li ən, ˈdil yən /
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adjective
pertaining to Delos.
noun
a native or inhabitant of Delos.
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Origin of Delian

1615–25; <Latin Dēli(us) (<Greek Dḗlios) + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for Delian

Delian
/ (ˈdiːlɪən) /

noun
a native or inhabitant of Delos
adjective
of or relating to Delos
of or relating to Delius
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