erythraean

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Definition of erythraean

  1. :  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

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

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Origin and Etymology of erythraean

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


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