a native or inhabitant of Delphi
Origin: Pythius, from πύθιος belonging to Pytho, the older name of Delphi and its environs: compare pythien.
of or pertaining to Delphi, to the temple of Apollo, or to the priestess of Apollo, who delivered oracles at Delphi
Origin: [L. Pythius, Gr. belonging to Pytho, the older name of Delphi and its environs: cf. F. pythien.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pith′i-an, adj. pertaining to the Pythia, the priestess of Apollo at Delphi, who delivered the oracles of the god there: noting one of the four national festivals of ancient Greece, in honour of Apollo, held every four years at Delphi.—Pythian verse, the dactylic hexameter.
The numerical value of pythian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of pythian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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