Meaning of Phoenician
Pronunciation: (fi-nish'un, -nē'shun), [key]
- a native or inhabitant of Phoenicia.
- the extinct Semitic language of the Phoenicians.
- of or pertaining to Phoenicia, its people, or their language.
- noting or pertaining to the script used for the writing of Phoenician from the 11th centuryb.c.or earlier and from which were derived the Greek, Roman, and all other Western alphabets.
- Phoenician (Thesaurus)