designating or of a Bronze Age culture that flourished in Crete c. 3000-c. 1100
Origin of Minoanfrom Minos + -an
- a person living in Minoan Crete
- the language spoken by the Minoans
Of or relating to the advanced Bronze Age culture that flourished in Crete from about 3000 to 1100 BC.
A native or inhabitant of ancient Crete.
Origin of MinoanFrom Latin Mīnōus of Minos from Greek Mīnōios from Mīnōs Minos