Mede definition

mēd
A person born or living in Media.
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Any of a Western Iranian people who inhabited the ancient region of Media.
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A member of an Iranian people, closely related to the Persians, inhabiting ancient Media.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
mede
Plural:
medes

Origin of mede

  • Ultimately from Greek Mēdos from Old Persian Māda

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin Medus, from Ancient Greek Μῆδος (Mēdos).

    From Wiktionary