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Achaean — A*ch[ae] an, Achaian A*cha iana. [L. Achaeus, Achaius; Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to Achaia in Greece; also, Grecian. n. A native of Achaia; a Greek. [1913 Webster] || … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Achaean — [ə kē′ən] adj. 1. of Achaea or its people or culture 2. loosely Greek n. 1. a person born or living in Achaea 2. loosely, a Greek … English World dictionary
Achaean — /euh kee euhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Achaea or the Achaeans. 2. (in the Iliad) Greek. n. 3. an inhabitant of Achaea. 4. a Greek, esp. a member of the Achaean League. 5. a member of one of the four main divisions of prehistoric Greeks,… … Universalium
Achaean — I. adjective or Achaian Date: 1567 of, relating to, or characteristic of Achaea; broadly of or relating to Greece II. noun or Achaian Date: 1607 a native or inhabitant of Achaea; broadly Greek … New Collegiate Dictionary
Achaean — 1. noun An inhabitant or a resident of Achaea. 2. adjective Of or related to Achaea … Wiktionary
Achaean — [ə ki:ən] noun an inhabitant of Achaea in ancient Greece. ↘literary a Greek. adjective relating to Achaea or the Achaeans … English new terms dictionary
achaean — achae·an … English syllables
Achaean — A•chae•an [[t]əˈki ən[/t]] n. 1) anh peo a native or inhabitant of Achaea 2) peo (in the Iliad and Odyssey) a Greek 3) peo of or pertaining to Achaea or its inhabitants 4) peo (in the Iliad and Odyssey) Greek … From formal English to slang
Achaean — /əˈkiən/ (say uh keeuhn) adjective 1. of Achaea or the Achaeans. –noun 2. an inhabitant of Achaea. Also, Achaian … Australian English dictionary
Achaean — adj. & n. adj. 1 of or relating to Achaea in ancient Greece. 2 literary (esp. in Homeric contexts) Greek. n. 1 an inhabitant of Achaea. 2 literary (usu. in pl.) a Greek. Etymology: L Achaeus f. Gk Akhaios … Useful english dictionary