- of or relating to the Greek island of Samos.
- a native or inhabitant of Samos.
Origin of Samian
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Examples from the Web for samian
Then it was that she bade O'Brien "fill high the bowl with Samian wine."
They are powerless, and ye also have drunk the Samian wine.'Saronia
Croesus had enjoyed the society of the Samian poets and sculptors.An Egyptian Princess, Complete
To the south the Samian mountains shone blue on the horizon.The Death of the Gods
Like the Samian, it is found over the greater part of Europe.The Ceramic Art
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- of or relating to Samos or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Samos
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