Illyrian

noun
Il·​lyr·​i·​an | \ i-ˈlir-ē-ən How to pronounce Illyrian (audio) \

Definition of Illyrian

1 : a native or inhabitant of ancient Illyria
2 : the poorly attested Indo-European languages of the Illyrians — see Indo-European Languages Table

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Illyrian adjective

First Known Use of Illyrian

1549, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Illyrian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Illyrian. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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