HyperDic: phoenician

English > 3 senses of the word Phoenician:
NOUNperson Phoeniciana member of an ancient Semitic people who dominated trade in the first millennium B.C.
communicationPhoenicianthe extinct language of an ancient Semitic people who dominated trade in the ancient world
ADJECTIVEpertPhoenicianof or relating to or characteristic of Phoenicia or its inhabitants
Phoenician > pronunciation
Soundsfahniy'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > Phoenician: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or characteristic of Phoenicia or its inhabitants.
Spanishfenicio
Catalanfenici
NounsPhoeniciaan ancient maritime country (a collection of city states) at eastern end of the Mediterranean
English > Phoenician: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA member of an ancient Semitic people who dominated trade in the first millennium B.C..
BroaderSemiteA member of a group of Semitic-speaking peoples of the Middle East and northern Africa
Spanishfenicio
Catalanfenici
English > Phoenician: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe extinct language of an ancient Semitic people who dominated trade in the ancient world.
RegionPhoenicia, PheniciaAn ancient maritime country (a collection of city states) at eastern end of the Mediterranean
NarrowerPunicThe Phoenician dialect of ancient Carthage
BroaderCanaanitic, Canaanitic languageA group of Semitic languages
Spanishfenicio
Catalanfenici

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