from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to Thrace or its people.
  • noun A native or inhabitant of Thrace.
  • noun The Indo-European language of the ancient Thracians.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to Thrace, a region in southeastern Europe (formerly a Roman province), included between the Balkans and the Ægean and Black Seas.
  • noun An inhabitant or a native of Thrace.
  • noun The language (any language) spoken in ancient Thrace. From the scanty remains of the Thracian dialects (chiefly proper names) it is inferred that they belonged to the Indo-European family.
  • noun In geology, the uppermost stage of the Pliocene Tertiary series in the Vienna basin of Austria, represented by conglomerates, gravels, and sands containing bones of large mammals and shells of Unios and, in locally distributed freshwater limestones, the shells of Helix and Planorbis. The Thracian beds lie on the Congeria beds of the Lower Pliocene.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to Thrace, or its people.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective of or pertaining to Thrace or the Thracians or the extinct Thracian language.
  • proper noun countable an inhabitant of Thrace, regardless of ethnicity
  • proper noun countable an ethnic Thracian, regardless of geographical location
  • proper noun uncountable the extinct language formerly spoken in Thrace.

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

  • adjective of or relating to Thrace or its people or culture
  • noun an inhabitant of ancient Thrace
  • noun a Thraco-Phrygian language spoken by the ancient people of Thrace but extinct by the early Middle Ages


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From Thrace +‎ -ian



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