Egyptiac

adjective Egyp·ti·ac \ə̇ˈjiptēˌak, (ˈ)ē¦j-\

Definition of Egyptiac

  1. :  of or relating to ancient Egypt Egyptiac society … became extinct in the 5th century of the Christian era — A. J. Toynbee

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Origin and Etymology of egyptiac

Latin Aegyptiacus, from Greek Aigyptiakos, from Aigyptos Egypt


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