Meaning of perioecid in English:

perioecid

(also perioekid)

Pronunciation /ˌpɛrɪˈiːsɪd/

adjective

rare Ancient Greek History

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in George Grote (1794–1871), historian and politician. Probably from ancient Greek περιοικιδ-, περιοικίς dwelling round about, neighbouring, feminine of περίοικος.