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Meaning of PAPHIAN

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Pa"phi*an\, a. [L. Paphius, Gr. ?, from ? the city
    Paphos.]
    Of or pertaining to Paphos, an ancient city of Cyprus, having
    a celebrated temple of Venus; hence, pertaining to Venus, or
    her rites.
    
    
  2. \Pa"phi*an\, n.
    A native or inhabitant of Paphos.
    
    
 

 

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