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

  2. Egyptian(noun)

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

  3. Egyptian(noun)

    a gypsy

  4. Origin: [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. Essam Fayed:

    We are committed to the Egyptian specifications until then.

  2. Ahmed Shahin:

    The Egyptian people paid the biggest price for the corruption at that time.

  3. Simon Kitchen:

    Markets are rallying quickly to reprice Egyptian assets after the devaluation.

  4. Alessandra Ballerini:

    Whatever the truth, it is clearly very uncomfortable for the (Egyptian) regime.

  5. British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond:

    We have offered assistance to the Egyptian authorities but so far we have not had any requests for support.

Images & Illustrations of Egyptian

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