Thraco-Phrygian

Thraco-Phrygian

[threy-koh-frij-ee-uhn]
noun
1.
a hypothetical branch of Indo-European implying a special genetic affinity between the meagerly attested Thracian and Phrygian languages.
adjective
2.
of, belonging to, or pertaining to Thraco-Phrygian.

Origin:
Thraco- (< Greek Thrāiko-, combining form of Thrā́ikē Thrace) + Phrygian

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Thraco-Phrygian (ˌθreɪkəʊˈfrɪdʒɪən)
 
n
1.  a branch of the Indo-European family of languages, all members of which are extinct except for Armenian
 
adj
2.  relating to or belonging to this group of languages
 
[from Thraco-, from Greek Thraikē Thrace; see Phrygian]

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