noun (1)
Ibe·​ri·​an | \ ī-ˈbir-ē-ən How to pronounce Iberian (audio) \

Definition of Iberian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a member of one or more peoples anciently inhabiting the Caucasus in Asia between the Black and Caspian seas


noun (2)

Definition of Iberian (Entry 2 of 2)

1a : a member of one or more peoples anciently inhabiting parts of the peninsula comprising Spain and Portugal
b : a native or inhabitant of Spain or Portugal or the Basque region
2 : one or more of the languages of the ancient Iberians

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Iberian adjective

Noun (2)

Iberian adjective

First Known Use of Iberian

Noun (1)

1601, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1611, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for Iberian

Noun (1)

Iberia, ancient region of the Caucasus

Noun (2)

Iberia, peninsula in Europe

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