Dorian

a native of Doris, a member of one of the four main peoples of ancient Greece. Here, the term describes Oedipus' adoptive mother.
Found on https://www.cliffsnotes.com/literature/o/the-oedipus-trilogy/study-help/ful

Dorian

• (a.) Of or pertaining to the ancient Greeks of Doris; Doric; as, a Dorian fashion. • (n.) A native or inhabitant of Doris in Greece. • (a.) Same as Doric, 3.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/dorian/

Dorian

noun a member of one of the four divisions of the prehistoric Greeks
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

Dorian

[name] Dorian ən is a name of Greek origin meaning `from Doris`, or alternatively from the Gaelic name Doireann meaning `tempestuous weather`. It was probably created by Oscar Wilde for the main character in his The Picture of Dorian Gray, after whom the syndrome Dorian Gray syndrome. It is used mainly for men, but is also used occasionall...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorian_(name)

Dorian

Do'ri·an adjective 1. Of or pertaining to the ancient Greeks of Doris; Doric; as, a Dorian fashion. 2. (Mus.) Same as Doric , 3. ' Dorian mood.' Milton. Dorian mode (Mus.) , the first of the authentic church modes or tones, fro...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/111

Dorian

Do'ri·an noun A native or inhabitant of Doris in Greece.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/111

Dorian

any member of a major division of the ancient Greek people, distinguished by a well-marked dialect and by their subdivision, within all their ... [9 related articles]
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/d/67

Dorian

Dorian is an English name for boys and girls. The meaning is `old Greek clan` The name Dorian is most commonly given to Walloon boys. (9 times more often than to American boys.) Although in most countries Dorian is a name given to boys. In the United States, 1 out of 18 Dorian`s are girls. Use for the other sex: Doriane What do they use in other co...
Found on https://www.pregnology.com/names/mixed/Dorian

Dorian

People of ancient Greece. They entered Greece from the north and took most of the Peloponnese from the Achaeans, perhaps destroying the Mycenaean civilization; this invasion appears to have been...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688

Dorian

People of ancient Greece. They entered Greece from the north and took most of the Peloponnese from the Achaeans, perhaps destroying the Mycenaean civilization; this invasion appears to have been completed before 1000 BC. Their chief cities were Sparta, Argos, and Corinth
Found on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0001003.html

Dorian

[n] - a member of one of the four divisions of the prehistoric Greeks
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=Dorian
No exact match found