Idalian

adjective
Ida·​lian | \ (ˈ)ī¦dālēən, -lyən \

Definition of Idalian

: of or relating to the ancient town Idalium that was a center of the worship of Aphrodite

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First Known Use of Idalian

1567, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Idalian

Idalium, ancient town in Cyprus + English -an

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“Idalian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Idalian. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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