Of or relating to Miletus or its inhabitants.
A native or inhabitant of Miletus.
Origin of MilesianFrom Latin Mīlēsius from Greek Mīlēsios from Mīlētos , Miletus
- Mythology A member of a people who invaded Ireland, defeated the Tu·a·tha Dé Da·naan, and became the ancestors of the Gaels.
- A native or inhabitant of Ireland.
Of or relating to Ireland; Irish.
Origin of MilesianAfter Milesius Latinized form of Old Irish Míl Espáine legendary ancestor of the Gaels (literally, “Soldier of Spain,” since he fought and died in Spain) míl soldier ( from Latin mīles ) Espáine genitive of Espáin Spain ( from Latin Hispānia )