Definition of Dorian
: a member of an ancient Hellenic race that completed the overthrow of Mycenaean civilization and settled especially in the Peloponnisos and Crete
Origin of dorian
Latin Dorius of Doris, from Greek dōrios, from Dōris, region of ancient Greece
First Known Use: 1662
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