adjective Se·main·ean \sə̇ˈmānēən, -nyən\
variants: or


\sə̇ˈmānēən, -nyən\

Definition of Semainean

  1. :  of or relating to an Aeneolithic culture of Upper and Middle Egypt forming a branch of Gerzean culture or a survival thereof into early dynastic times

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Origin and Etymology of semainean

from Semain, village in Upper Egypt where remains of the culture were found + English -an

First Known Use: circa 1925

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