Iberians


Iberians
I·be·ri·an || aɪ'bɪərɪən n. resident of the Iberian Peninsula; resident of the ancient country of Iberia (located in the eastern part of the present-day Georgian Republic) adj. of or pertaining to the Iberian Peninsula or its inhabitants; of or pertaining to the ancient country of Iberia or its inhabitants

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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