Priscian

[ prish-ee-uhn, prish-uhn ]
/ ˈprɪʃ i ən, ˈprɪʃ ən /

noun

flourished a.d. c500, Latin grammarian.

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British Dictionary definitions for Priscian

Priscian
/ (ˈprɪʃɪən) /

noun

Latin name Priscianus Caesariensis. 6th century ad, Latin grammarian
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