Parian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Parius.

Noun[edit]

Parian (plural Parians)

  1. A native or inhabitant of Paros.
  2. A ceramic ware, a kind of bisque porcelain, supposed to resemble the fine-textured white marble of Paros.

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Parian (comparative more Parian, superlative most Parian)

  1. Of or relating to the Greek island of Paros.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.