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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Thebes.
  • n. A native or inhabitant of Thebes; also, a wise man.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating to Thebes, an ancient city of Upper Egypt, on the Nile, and a center of Egyptian civilization.
  • Relating to Thebes, in antiquity the chief city of Bœotia in Greece.
  • n. An inhabitant of Thebes in Egypt.
  • n. An inhabitant of Thebes in Greece.

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

  • adj. of or relating to the Egyptian city of Thebes or its people or culture
  • n. a Greek inhabitant of ancient Thebes
  • n. an Egyptian inhabitant of ancient Thebes
  • adj. of or relating to the Greek city of Thebes or its people or culture

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