Appian (not comparable)
- Of or pertaining to Appius Claudius Caecus (ca. 340 B.C.E.–273 B.C.E.), Ancient Roman politician who built the Appian Way.
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for Appian in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
- A Roman male given name from Latin, notably borne by Appian of Alexandria (c. 95 – c. 165), a Roman historian of Greek descent