Alarodian

noun
Al·​a·​ro·​di·​an | \ ˌa-lə-ˈrō-dē-ən \
plural -s

Definition of Alarodian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a member of an Asian people mentioned in historical accounts by Herodotus who were predecessors and neighbors of the ancient Armenians and who are linguistically related to the contemporary Georgians of the Caucasus
2 : the language of the Alarodians

Alarodian

adjective
Al·​a·​ro·​di·​an | \ ˌa-lə-ˈrō-dē-ən \

Definition of Alarodian (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of Alarodians
2 : of, relating to, or characteristic of the language of the Alarodians

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First Known Use of Alarodian

Noun

1709, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Adjective

1737, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Alarodian

Noun

Greek Alarodios + English -an

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“Alarodian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Alarodian. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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