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Lycian

[ lish-ee-uhn ]
/ ˈlɪʃ i ən /
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adjective
of or relating to Lycia.
noun
an inhabitant of Lycia.
an Anatolian language of Lycia, written in a form of the Greek alphabet.
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Origin of Lycian

First recorded in 1590–1600; Lyci(a) + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for Lycian

Lycian
/ (ˈlɪsɪən) /

adjective
of or relating to ancient Lycia, its inhabitants, or their language
noun
an inhabitant of Lycia
the extinct language of the Lycians, belonging to the Anatolian group or family
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