Carthaginian

Carthaginian
noun
a native or inhabitant of ancient Carthage
Hypernyms: ↑African
Instance Hyponyms: ↑Hannibal, ↑Hasdrubal
Member Holonyms: ↑Carthage
adjective
of or relating to or characteristic of ancient Carthage or its people or their language
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the Punic Wars

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Carthaginian peace

Syn: ↑Punic
Pertains to noun: ↑Carthage
Derivationally related forms: ↑Punic (for: ↑Punic), ↑Carthage

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