What does Egyptian mean?

Definitions for Egyptian
ɪˈdʒɪp ʃənEgyp·tian

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Egyptian(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Egypt

  2. Egyptian(adj)

    the ancient and now extinct language of Egypt under the Pharaohs; written records date back to 3000 BC

  3. Egyptian(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Egypt or its people or their language


  1. Egyptian(Noun)

    A person from Egypt or of Egyptian descent.

  2. Egyptian(Noun)

    A gypsy.

  3. Egyptian(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Egypt, the Egyptian people or the Egyptian language.

  4. Egyptian(ProperNoun)

    The Afro-Asiatic language spoken in ancient Egypt.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Egyptian(adj)

    pertaining to Egypt, in Africa

    Etymology: [L. Aegyptius, Gr. , fr. (L. Aegyptus) Egypt: cf. F. gyptien. Cf. Gypsy.]

  2. Egyptian(noun)

    a native, or one of the people, of Egypt; also, the Egyptian language

    Etymology: [L. Aegyptius, Gr. , fr. (L. Aegyptus) Egypt: cf. F. gyptien. Cf. Gypsy.]

  3. Egyptian(noun)

    a gypsy

    Etymology: [L. Aegyptius, Gr. , fr. (L. Aegyptus) Egypt: cf. F. gyptien. Cf. Gypsy.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Egyptian

    ē-jip′shi-an, adj. belonging to Egypt.—n. a native of Egypt: a gipsy.—adj. Egyptolog′ical.—ns. Egyptol′ogist; Egyptol′ogy, the science of Egyptian antiquities.—Egyptian darkness, darkness like that of Exod. x. 22.

How to pronounce Egyptian?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Egyptian in sign language?

  1. egyptian


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Egyptian in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Egyptian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Egyptian in a Sentence

  1. Seif Eldin Mustafa:

    When someone hasn't seen his family for 24 years and wants to see his wife and children, and the Egyptian government doesn't allow it, what should one do?.

  2. Aiman Ashmawy Ali:

    ( The) Ministry of Antiquities and the Egyptian government have procedures( for) checking any building before it is renewed or repaired, this sarcophagus was found according to regular procedures.

  3. Chief Executive Eric Trappier:

    After the Mirage 5, the Alpha Jet and the Mirage 2000, the Rafale is the fourth Dassault aircraft to fly in Egyptian colours, and Egypt is the first export customer for the Rafale, as it was for the Mirage 2000.

  4. Hamdeen Sabahy:

    We failed the Egyptian people. We were unable to form a serious organized body to represent them, egypt needs alternatives. When Egyptians realize that five years after the revolution the answers they are offered are the same ones they have always been offered then our job isn't just to point that out but to provide alternatives.

  5. Deidre Berger:

    The defamatory attacks are attempts by Turkish and Egyptian national religious authorities to crush newer forms of religious expression that bridge tradition with democratic values of equality.

Images & Illustrations of Egyptian

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