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Scythian

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noun Scyth·i·an \ˈsi-thē-ən, -thē-\

Definition of Scythian

  1. 1 :  a member of an ancient nomadic people inhabiting Scythia

  2. 2 :  the Iranian language of the Scythians

Scythian adjective


Origin of scythian

Latin Scytha, from Greek Skythēs


First Known Use: 15th century

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