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Eteocretan

adjective Et·eo·cretan \ ¦ētē(ˌ)ō , ¦et-+ \

Definition of Eteocretan

:of or relating to the pre-Greek inhabitants of Crete — compare minoan

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Origin and Etymology of eteocretan

Greek Eteokrēt-, Eteokrēs pre-Greek inhabitant of Crete (from eteos true + Krēt-, Krēs Cretan) + English -an


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Eteocretan

noun \ " \

Definition of Eteocretan

plural -s
1 :a pre-Greek inhabitant of Crete
2 :a pre-Greek language of Crete preserved in a small amount of inscriptional material partly in hieroglyphic characters

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