Definition of Pharian in English:

Pharian

adjective

rare
  • Of or relating to the island of Pharos; (poetic) Egyptian, Nilotic.

Pronunciation

Pharian

/ˈfɛːrɪən/ /ˈfɑːrɪən/

noun

rare
  • An Egyptian.

Pronunciation

Pharian

/ˈfɛːrɪən/ /ˈfɑːrɪən/

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Nuce (c1545–1617), poet and translator. From classical Latin Pharius of or belonging to Pharos, Egyptian (from Pharus + -ius, suffix forming adjectives) + -an.