What does Cyprian mean?

Definitions for Cyprian
ˈsɪp ri ənCypri·an

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prostitute, cocotte, whore, harlot, bawd, tart, cyprian, fancy woman, working girl, sporting lady, lady of pleasure, woman of the streetnoun

    a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money

  2. Cypriot, Cypriote, Cyprianadjective

    a native or inhabitant of Cyprus

  3. Cyprian, Cypriote, Cypriotadjective

    of or relating to Cyprus or its people or culture

    "Cypriot expatriates"; "Cypriote monasteries"

  4. cyprianadjective

    resembling the ancient orgiastic worship of Aphrodite on Cyprus

Wiktionary

  1. Cypriannoun

    Cypriot

  2. Cypriannoun

    A lewd woman; a harlot.

  3. Cyprianadjective

    Cypriot

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cyprianadjective

    belonging to Cyprus

    Etymology: [L. Cyprius, fr. Cyprus, Gr. , an island in the Mediterranean, renowned for the worship of Venus.]

  2. Cyprianadjective

    of, pertaining, or conducing to, lewdness

    Etymology: [L. Cyprius, fr. Cyprus, Gr. , an island in the Mediterranean, renowned for the worship of Venus.]

  3. Cypriannoun

    a native or inhabitant of Cyprus, especially of ancient Cyprus; a Cypriot

    Etymology: [L. Cyprius, fr. Cyprus, Gr. , an island in the Mediterranean, renowned for the worship of Venus.]

  4. Cypriannoun

    a lewd woman; a harlot

    Etymology: [L. Cyprius, fr. Cyprus, Gr. , an island in the Mediterranean, renowned for the worship of Venus.]

Freebase

  1. Cyprian

    Cyprian was bishop of Carthage and an important Early Christian writer, many of whose Latin works are extant. He was born around the beginning of the 3rd century in North Africa, perhaps at Carthage, where he received a classical education. After converting to Christianity, he became a bishop in 249 and eventually died a martyr at Carthage.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cyprian

    sip′ri-an, adj. belonging to the island of Cyprus: lewd, licentious—Cyprus being the place where Venus was worshipped.—n. a native of Cyprus&mmdash;also Cyp′riot: a lewd woman.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cyprian in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cyprian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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