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  • A person from Egypt or of Egyptian descent.
  • Of, from, or pertaining to Egypt, the Egyptian people or the Egyptian language.
- The Nuttall Encyclopedia



E*gyp"tian (?), a. [L. Aegyptius, Gr. &?;, fr. &?; (L. Aegyptus) Egypt: cf. F. égyptien. Cf. Gypsy.] Pertaining to Egypt, in Africa.

Egyptian bean. (Bot.)(a)The beanlike fruit of an aquatic plant (Nelumbium speciosum), somewhat resembling the water lily.(b)See under Bean, 1. -- Egyptian cross. See Illust. (No. 6) of Cross. -- Egyptian thorn(Bot.), a medium-sized tree (Acacia vera). It is one of the chief sources of the best gum arabic.

E*gyp"tian, n. 1. A native, or one of the people, of Egypt; also, the Egyptian language.

2. A gypsy. [Obs.] Shak.

- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)



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