Qatabanian

noun

Qat·​a·​ba·​ni·​an
variants or less commonly Katabanian
ˌkatəˈbänēən
plural -s
1
: a native or inhabitant of the ancient South Arabian kingdom of Qataban
2
: the Sabaean language of the Qatabanians

Word History

Etymology

Qataban, Kataban, ancient district of southern Arabia + English -ian

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“Qatabanian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Qatabanian. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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