- a hypothetical branch of Indo-European implying a special genetic affinity between the meagerly attested Thracian and Phrygian languages.
- of, belonging to, or pertaining to Thraco-Phrygian.
Origin of Thraco-Phrygian
Thraco- (< Greek Thrāiko-, combining form of Thrā́ikē Thrace) + Phrygian
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Historical Examples of thraco-phrygian
These, who had spread into the basin of the Morava, became the Thraco-Phrygian group.The Bronze Age and the Celtic World
- a branch of the Indo-European family of languages, all members of which are extinct except for Armenian
- relating to or belonging to this group of languages
Word Origin for Thraco-Phrygian
from Thraco-, from Greek Thraikē Thrace; see Phrygian
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