Phoenician definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or relating to old Phoenicia or its people, language, or tradition.
    • Of, from, or associated with the nation or civilisation of Phoenicia.
    • of or relating to or characteristic of Phoenicia or its inhabitants
  • noun:
    • A native or inhabitant of ancient Phoenicia.
    • The Semitic language of ancient Phoenicia.
    • An inhabitant of Phoenicia (a country located on the shores of North Africa in addition to eastern mediterranean and beyond around the year 1000 BCE).
    • An inhabitant of Phoenix, Arizona.
    • a part of a historical Semitic people who dominated trade in the first millennium B.C.
    • the extinct language of an ancient Semitic those who dominated trade in the old globe
  • proper-noun:
    • The Semitic language spoken because of the inhabitants of Phoenicia.

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