What does Etruscan mean?

Definitions for Etruscan
ɪˈtrʌs kənetr·uscan

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Etruscannoun

    a native or inhabitant of ancient Etruria; the Etruscans influenced the Romans (who had suppressed them by about 200 BC)


  1. Etruscannoun

    An inhabitant of ancient Etruria.

  2. Etruscanadjective

    Of or pertaining to the region and culture of Etruria, a pre-Roman civilization in Italy.

  3. Etruscannoun

    The extinct language of Etruria, which has no known relation to any other language.


  1. etruscan

    The term "Etruscan" refers to an ancient civilization of Italy, located in an area corresponding roughly to Tuscany, western Umbria, and northern Lazio. Known for their distinct language and culture, the Etruscans had a profound influence on the development of Roman civilization, with their art, architecture, and urban planning techniques significantly impacting the development of the Roman Empire. Further, the Etrusccan also refers to the language these people spoke, and to objects and structures associated with their culture.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Etruscannoun

    of or relating to Etruria

  2. Etruscannoun

    a native or inhabitant of Etruria

  3. Etymology: [L. Etruscus.]

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Anagrams for Etruscan »

  1. recusant

  2. uncrates

  3. centaurs

  4. Centaurs

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Etruscan in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Etruscan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Etruscan in a Sentence

  1. Gregory Warden:

    We hope to make inroads into the Etruscan language, long inscriptions are rare, especially one this long, so there will be new words that we have never seen before, since it is not a funerary text.

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