Bactrian definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Of or relating to Bactria or its people, language, or culture.noun
- A native or inhabitant of Bactria.
- The Middle Iranian language of the Bactrians, known from scattered inscriptions and legal documents extending into the Islamic period.
Variant of Bactria
ancient country between the Hindu Kush & the Oxus River in what is now NE Afghanistan (fl. 250-130 )
- Bactrian adjective, noun