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Ethiopic

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adjective Ethi·o·pic \ˌē-thē-ˈä-pik, -ˈō-pik\

Definition of Ethiopic

  1. 1 :  ethiopian

  2. 2a :  of, relating to, or constituting Ethiopicb :  of, relating to, or constituting a group of related Semitic languages spoken in Ethiopia

First Known Use of ethiopic

1600


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Ethiopic

noun Ethi·o·pic

Definition of Ethiopic

  1. 1 :  a Semitic language formerly spoken in Ethiopia and still used as the liturgical language of the Christian church in Ethiopia

  2. 2 :  the Ethiopic group of Semitic languages

First Known Use of ethiopic

1626

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