from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to Laconia or its inhabitants; Lacedæmonian or Spartan.
  • noun An inhabitant of Laconia, a division of the Peloponnesus in Greece, anciently constituting the country of the Spartans or Lacedæmonians, now a nomarchy of the kingdom of Greece; a Lacedæmonian or Spartan.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to Laconia, a division of ancient Greece; Spartan.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a resident of Laconia


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