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1Egyptian

adjective Egyp·tian \i-ˈjip-shən\

Definition of EGYPTIAN

:  of, relating to, or characteristic of Egypt or the Egyptians

First Known Use of EGYPTIAN

14th century

2Egyptian

noun

: a person born or living in Egypt

: the language spoken by ancient Egyptians

Full Definition of EGYPTIAN

1
:  a native or inhabitant of Egypt
2
:  the Afro-Asiatic language of the ancient Egyptians from earliest times to about the third century a.d.
3
often not capitalized :  a typeface having little contrast between thick and thin strokes and squared serifs

First Known Use of EGYPTIAN

14th century
EGYPTIAN Defined for Kids

1Egyptian

adjective Egyp·tian \i-ˈjip-shən\

Definition of EGYPTIAN for Kids

:  of or relating to Egypt or the Egyptians

2Egyptian

noun

Definition of EGYPTIAN for Kids

1
:  a person who is born or lives in Egypt
2
:  the language of the ancient Egyptians
July 06, 2015
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