from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Same as thebaic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to Sahid or Said, the Arabic name of Upper Egypt (the Thebaid); Thebaic: used especially with reference to a dialect of Coptic there spoken.
  • n. An important dialect of Coptic, spoken in the Thebaid and formerly called Theban.


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