Definitions for argiveˈɑr dʒaɪv, -gaɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Argive(adj)

    a native or inhabitant of the city of Argos

  2. Argive(adj)

    of or relating to the ancient Greek city of Argos or its people


  1. Argive(ProperNoun)

    An inhabitant of Argos.

  2. Argive(ProperNoun)

    In the Homeric Iliad and Odyssey, and in later classical epics, an alternate name for an Achaean or Greek in general.

  3. Origin: From Greek Ἀργεῖοι, argeioi; argivi.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Argive(adj)

    of or performance to Argos, the capital of Argolis in Greece

  2. Argive(noun)

    a native of Argos. Often used as a generic term, equivalent to Grecian or Greek

  3. Origin: [L. Argivus, fr. Argos, Argi.]


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