or Ge'ez

[gee-ez, gey-]


a Semitic language of ancient Ethiopia, now used only as the liturgical language of the Ethiopian Church.

Also called Ethiopic. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for ge'ez



the classical form of the ancient Ethiopic language, having an extensive Christian literature and still used in Ethiopia as a liturgical language
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