What does Athenian mean?

Definitions for Athenian
əˈθi ni ənAthe·ni·an

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Athenian(adj)

    a resident of Athens

  2. Athenian(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Athens or its inhabitants


  1. Athenian(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Athens, Greece

  2. Athenian(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Greek goddess Athena

  3. Athenian(ProperNoun)

    An inhabitant, resident, or citizen of Athens, Greece

Webster Dictionary

  1. Athenian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Athens, the metropolis of Greece

    Etymology: [Cf. F. Athnien.]

  2. Athenian(noun)

    a native or citizen of Athens

    Etymology: [Cf. F. Athnien.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Athenian

    a-thē′ni-an, adj. relating to Athens, the capital of Greece.—n. a native of Athens.

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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Athenian in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Athenian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Athenian in a Sentence

  1. Socrates:

    I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.

  2. Stella Chryssoulaki:

    It is a period of great unrest for Athenian society, a period where aristocrats, nobles, are battling with each other for power.

  3. Marcus Aurelius:

    Do as Socrates did, never replying to the question of where he was from with, ‘I am Athenian,’ or ‘I am from Corinth,’ but always, ‘I am a citizen of the world.’

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