erythraean

adjective
variants: or erythrean \"\

Definition of erythraean

:of or relating to the sea that in ancient geography comprised the Arabian sea, the Red sea, and the Persian gulf

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Origin and Etymology of erythraean

Latin Erythraeus (from Greek Erythraios, literally, red, from erythros) + English -an


Erythraean

adjective Er·y·thrae·an \ ¦erə¦thrēən \

Definition of Erythraean

:of or relating to Erythrae, an ancient Ionian city of Asia Minor that claimed to have been the residence of the sibyl Herophile

Origin and Etymology of erythraean

Erythrae, ancient city of Asia Minor (from Greek Erythrai) + English -an


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