Achaean Definition

ə-kāən, -kī-
noun
A person born or living in Achaea.
Webster's New World
One of a Hellenic people believed to have inhabited the Peloponnesus and to have created the Mycenaean civilization.
American Heritage
Loosely, a Greek.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
achaianArcado-Cyprians
adjective
Of Achaea or its people or culture.
Webster's New World
Greek.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Achaean

Noun

Singular:
achaean
Plural:
achaeans

Origin of Achaean

  • Latin Achaeus or Achaius, from Ancient Greek Ἀχαιός (Akhaios).

    From Wiktionary

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