Definition of Agnean in English:

Agnean

noun

  • The Eastern dialect of Tocharian (an extinct Indo-European language): = "Tocharian A".

Origin

1930s. Apparently from Agn- (in Agni, the name of an ancient kingdom in Central Asia, now in China (Sanskrit Agni: see note)) + -ean, after Sanskrit Agneya relating to Agni.

Pronunciation

Agnean

/aɡˈniːən/