Definition of Obanian in English:

Obanian

noun

Archaeology
  • 1With the. A local, late Mesolithic culture first identified from finds made near Oban, Scotland.

  • 2A person of the Obanian culture.

adjective

Archaeology
  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of the Obanian.

Origin

1940s. From the name of Oban, a town in Argyll on the west coast of Scotland + -ian.

Pronunciation

Obanian

/əʊˈbeɪnɪən/