One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Of or relating to the Périgord region in the department of Dordogne in south-west France.
2Archaeology. Designating or relating to a French Upper Palaeolithic culture characterized by flint tools of the kind found at Laugerie-Haute in the Périgord region.
1Chiefly Archaeology. A person of the Perigordian culture.
2Archaeology. The Perigordian period or culture.
Mid 18th century. From the name of Périgord + -ian.
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