minoan minoan  /mə ˈnoʊ ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a Cretan who lived in the bronze-age culture of Crete about 3000-1100 BC
  2. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of the Bronze Age culture of Crete

Derived Word(s)

News

  1. In Crete, a Historic Feast (and a Lesson or Two)

    The Blue Palace resort in Crete has teamed up with a group called Minoan Tastes to offer a re-creation of a feast from 1600 B.C.
    on September 27, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. In Transit Blog: In Crete, a Historic Feast (and a Lesson or Two)

    The Blue Palace resort in Crete has teamed up with a group called Minoan Tastes to offer a re-creation of a feast from 1600 B.C.        
    on September 26, 2013     Source: New York Times

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