Definition of


  1. (noun, person) a native or inhabitant of Crete

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Alternate forms of Cretan

Hyponyms: minoan

Hypernyms: european

Origin of the word Cretan

  1. O.E. Cretense (pl.), from L. Cretanus (sing.). more

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