Athenian

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Etymology[edit]

Athen(s) +‎ -ian.

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  • IPA(key): /əˈθiː.ni.ən/

Noun[edit]

Athenian (plural Athenians)

  1. An inhabitant, resident, or citizen of Athens, Greece.
    • 1872, William Lucas Collins, chapter V, in Aristophanes, page 101:
      Here the satire is directed against the passion of the Athenians for the excitement of the law-courts []

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Adjective[edit]

Athenian (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to Athens, Greece.
  2. Of or pertaining to the Greek goddess Athena.

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