What does pythian mean?

Definitions for pythianˈpɪθ i ən

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  1. Pythian(Adjective)

    a native or inhabitant of Delphi

  2. Origin: Pythius, from πύθιος belonging to Pytho, the older name of Delphi and its environs: compare pythien.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pythian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Delphi, to the temple of Apollo, or to the priestess of Apollo, who delivered oracles at Delphi

  2. Origin: [L. Pythius, Gr. belonging to Pytho, the older name of Delphi and its environs: cf. F. pythien.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pythian

    pith′i-an, adj. pertaining to the Pythia, the priestess of Apollo at Delphi, who delivered the oracles of the god there: noting one of the four national festivals of ancient Greece, in honour of Apollo, held every four years at Delphi.—Pythian verse, the dactylic hexameter.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pythian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pythian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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