from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Candia; Cretary.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to Candia, the name given “by the Venetians to the island of Crete and its chief city, from the Arabic name of the latter; Cretan.
  • n. An inhabitant of Candia or Crete; a modern Cretan.


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