Thracian

noun
Thra·​cian | \ ˈthrā-shən How to pronounce Thracian (audio) \

Definition of Thracian

1 : a native or inhabitant of Thrace
2 : the Indo-European language of the ancient Thracians — see Indo-European Languages Table

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Thracian adjective

First Known Use of Thracian

1565, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Thracian.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thracians. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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