EGYP'TIAN, a. Pertaining to Egypt in Africa.
EGYP'TIAN, n. A native of Egypt; also, a gypsy.
A native of Egypt; also, a gypsy. Blackstone.
E-GYP'TIAN, a. [from Egypt, Gr. Αιγυπτος; supposed to be so called from the name Coptos, a principal town, from gupta, guarded, fortified. Asiat. Res. iii, 304, 335. So Mesr, Mazor, Heb. מצור, whence Misraim, signifies a fortress, from צר to bind or inclose.]
Pertaining to Egypt in Africa.
- Pertaining to
Egypt, in Africa.
- A native, or one of the people, of Egypt; also, the Egyptian
- A gypsy.