Definition of Oranian in English:

Oranian

noun

Anthropology Archaeology
  • = "Ibero-Maurusian [noun]".

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Gordon Childe (1892–1957), prehistorian and labour theorist. From the name of Oran, a city on the north coast of Algeria + -ian.

Pronunciation

Oranian

/əˈreɪnɪən//ɒˈreɪnɪən/