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Priscian Line breaks: Pris|cian
Pronunciation: /ˈprɪʃɪən/

Definition of Priscian in English:

( 6th century ad), Byzantine grammarian; full name Priscianus Caesariensis. His Grammatical Institutions became one of the standard Latin grammatical works in the Middle Ages.

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