ethnicon

noun eth·ni·con \ˈethnə̇ˌkän\
variants: less commonly

ethnikon

\ˈethnə̇ˌkän\

Definition of ethnicon

plural

ethnica

also

ethnika

\-kə\
  1. :  the name of a tribe, ethnic group, race, or people (such as Hopi, Ethiopian, or Phoenician) the ethnicon Veneti is not limited to Italy — Joshua Whatmough

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Origin and Etymology of ethnicon

Greek ethnikon, neuter of ethnikos national — more at ethnic


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