Definition of Ptolemaian in English:

Ptolemaian

adjective

rare
  • Ptolemaic.

adjective

rare
  • Ptolemaic.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Scientific American. From Hellenistic Greek Πτολεμαῖος + -an<br>early 20th century; earliest use found in Blackwood's Magazine. From Hellenistic Greek Πτολεμαῖος + -an.

Pronunciation

Ptolemaian

/ˌtɒləˈmeɪən/