Biscayan

1 of 2

noun

Bis·​cay·​an
(ˈ)bis¦kā(y)ən
plural -s
1
: a native or resident of Biscay (Vizcaya) province, Spain : basque
2
a
: the Basque language
b
: the westernmost dialect of Basque spoken in the Spanish province of Biscay

Biscayan

2 of 2

adjective

"
: basque

Word History

Etymology

Noun

Biscay or Biscaya, province of Spain (from Spanish Vizcaya) + English -an

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“Biscayan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Biscayan. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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