Abyssinian meaning

ăb'ĭ-sĭn'ē-ən
Of or relating to Abyssinia.
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A native or inhabitant of Abyssinia.
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A domestic cat of a slender breed developed in Britain, possibly from cats imported from northeast Africa, having a short coat, often golden brown, with hairs that have bands of lighter and darker color.
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Any of a breed of short-haired domestic cat with a rounded, wedge-shaped head and ruddy brown, reddish, or grayish-blue coat, originating in Egypt or Ethiopia (Abyssinia)
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(dated, usually capitalized) Of or pertaining to Ethiopia or its inhabitants; Ethiopian. [First attested in the late 18th century.]
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A short-haired domestic cat descended from cats of ancient Egypt making it one of the oldest breeds in the world; Abyssinian cat. [First attested in the late 19th century.]
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A member of the Abyssinian Church.
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(dated) A native of Ethiopia. [First attested in the mid 18th century.]
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The Amharic language.
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Origin of abyssinian