Chalcidian

noun
Chal·​cid·​i·​an | \ kalˈsidēən \

Definition of Chalcidian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a native or inhabitant of the city of Chalcis (Khalkís), Greece

Chalcidian

adjective

Definition of Chalcidian (Entry 2 of 2)

: of or relating to the city of Chalcis (Khalkís), Greece Chalcidian culture Chalcidian colonies

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History and Etymology for Chalcidian

Noun

Latin Chalcid-, Chalcis, city on Euboea Island, Greece (from Greek Chalkid-, Chalkis) + English -ian

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“Chalcidian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chalcidian. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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