Cypriote


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Cyp·ri·ot

 (sĭp′rē-ət, -ŏt′) also Cyp·ri·ote (-ōt′, -ət)
n.
1. A native or inhabitant of Cyprus. Also called Cyprian.
2. The ancient or modern Greek dialect of Cyprus.
adj.
1. Of or relating to Cyprus or its people or culture.
2. Of or relating to Cypriot Greek.

[French cypriote, from Greek Kupriōtēs, from Kupros, Cyprus.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Cypriote - a native or inhabitant of CyprusCypriote - a native or inhabitant of Cyprus  
Cyprus - an island in the eastern Mediterranean
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Adj.1.Cypriote - of or relating to Cyprus or its people or culture; "Cypriot expatriates"; "Cypriote monasteries"
References in classic literature ?
In the second, building pillars to keep 'em out is purely a Cypriote trick, unworthy of British bees.
This price rise could be partially explained by the devaluation of the Romanian national currency, the leu, against the Euro, a phenomenon that has been fueled lately by the situation of the Cypriote banks that have branches in Romania.
Kurdistan dominated early possession with Karzan Abdullah a prominent part of the side's attacks and with Halgurd Mullah Muhammad marauding down the wings to torment the Cypriote goalkeeper.
He gained a wealth of international experience playing for Northern Ireland and also managing APOEL in Cyprus, leading them to the Cypriote League Championship.
Excavations suggest that their material culture was Mycenaean Cypriote besides the Canaanite and Egyptian.
NNA - 31/5/2011 'Palestinian cause was and will remain the sole instigator of events,' Hezbollah Deputy Secretary General Sheikh Naim Kassem said on Tuesday in an encounter with Cypriote Foreign Affairs Minister Markos Kypriano in presence of Cypriote Ambassador Homer Mafromatis and Hezbollah international relations responsible Ammar Moussawi.
1 leave unaddressed here the question of the Cypriote clement [upsilon].
The Cypriote syllabary is not as familiar to most Classicists as Linear B is.
Walker - currently on loan at Blue Square North outfit Droylsden - is in the squad to face the Cypriote U19 side on March 26, and Paralimni FC three days later.
The 31-year-old Senegal striker - who signed for Wrexham along with Cypriote midfielder Angelos Tsiaklis yesterday - has played 57 times for his country and has had spells at Leeds United, Marseille and St Etienne.
One could imagine that he wears a privy coat because he fears Montano, recovering from the wound drunken Cassio gave him, or one of Montano's Cypriote friends.