Associations to the word «Egyptian»

Wiktionary

EGYPTIAN, adjective. Of, from, or pertaining to Egypt, the Egyptian people or the Egyptian language.
EGYPTIAN, noun. A person from Egypt or of Egyptian descent.
EGYPTIAN, noun. (obsolete) A gypsy.
EGYPTIAN, proper noun. The Afro-Asiatic language spoken in ancient Egypt.
EGYPTIAN ARABIC, proper noun. The dialect of Modern Arabic spoken in Egypt. Egyptian Arabic is a dialect continuum.
EGYPTIAN CHLOROSIS, noun. Ancylostomiasis
EGYPTIAN CLOVER, noun. Trifolium alexandrinum, an annual clover cultivated mostly in irrigated subtropical regions.
EGYPTIAN COBRA, noun. A species of cobra found in Africa and the Arabian Peninsula, taxonomic name (Naja haje), often referred to as an asp.
EGYPTIAN DARKNESS, noun. Very intense darkness.
EGYPTIAN FRACTION, noun. (number theory) A representation of a rational number as a sum of distinct unit fractions.
EGYPTIAN FRACTION, noun. (number theory) (rare) A unit fraction.
EGYPTIAN FRACTIONS, noun. Plural of Egyptian fraction
EGYPTIAN MAU, noun. A short-hair domestic cat breed, with a well muscled medium length body. This is one of the oldest cat breeds, originating in Egypt.
EGYPTIAN MAUS, noun. Plural of Egyptian Mau
EGYPTIAN PEA, noun. Chickpea
EGYPTIAN PYRAMID, noun. One of a number of monumental tombs constructed in Ancient Egypt in the shape of a pyramid with a rectangular base, to distinguish them from abstract geometric solids and Aztec or Mexican pyramids and several others.
EGYPTIAN PYRAMIDS, noun. Plural of Egyptian pyramid
EGYPTIAN WATER-LILIES, noun. Plural of Egyptian water-lily
EGYPTIAN WATER-LILY, noun. Nymphaea caerulea and Nymphaea lotus

Dictionary definition

EGYPTIAN, noun. A native or inhabitant of Egypt.
EGYPTIAN, noun. The ancient and now extinct language of Egypt under the Pharaohs; written records date back to 3000 BC.
EGYPTIAN, adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic of Egypt or its people or their language.

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