Thebaic

adjective
The·​ba·​ic | \ thə̇ˈbāik \

Definition of Thebaic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to Thebes in Egypt

Thebaic

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of Thebaic (Entry 2 of 2)

: sahidic

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History and Etymology for Thebaic

Adjective

Latin Thebaicus, from Greek Thēbaïkos, from Thēbai, Thēbē Thebes, ancient city in Upper Egypt + -ikos -ic

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“Thebaic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thebaic. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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