Definitions for pythianˈpɪθ i ən

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  1. Pythian(Adjective)

    a native or inhabitant of Delphi

  2. Origin: Pythius, from πύθιος belonging to Pytho, the older name of Delphi and its environs: compare pythien.

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  1. Pythian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Delphi, to the temple of Apollo, or to the priestess of Apollo, who delivered oracles at Delphi

  2. Origin: [L. Pythius, Gr. belonging to Pytho, the older name of Delphi and its environs: cf. F. pythien.]

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