from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to Libya or its people, language, or culture.
  • n. A native or inhabitant of Libya.
  • n. A Berber language of ancient northern Africa.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of, from, or pertaining to Libya
  • n. A person from Libya or of Libyan descent.
  • n. The Libyan language, short for Libyan Arabic

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of, the country Libya or its inhabitants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to Libya.
  • Belonging to or concerning a branch of the Hamitic family of languages found in and about ancient Libya. Also called Berber.
  • n. A member of the primitive race inhabiting ancient Libya; a Berber.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to Libya or its people
  • n. a native or inhabitant of Libya


Libya +‎ -an. English since the 16th century. (Wiktionary)



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