Faliscan

adjective
Fa·​lis·​can | \ fəˈliskən \

Definition of Faliscan

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Falisci who inhabited the city of Falerii and its region in ancient Etruria also : relating to or constituting their dialect : falerian

Faliscan

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of Faliscan (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : one of the Falisci
2 : the dialect of Latin of the Faliscans that is known from a small body of inscriptions written in an alphabet of Etruscan origin and is sometimes regarded as a language

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History and Etymology for Faliscan

Adjective

Latin Faliscus + English -an

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“Faliscan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Faliscan. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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