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Minoan

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adjective Mi·no·an \ mə-ˈnō-ən , mī- \

Definition of Minoan

:of or relating to a Bronze Age culture of Crete that flourished about 3000 b.c.–1100 b.c.

Origin and Etymology of minoan

Latin minous of Minos, from Greek minōios, from Minōs Minos


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Minoan

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Definition of Minoan

:a native or inhabitant of ancient Crete

First Known Use of minoan

1902


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