Definition of Cairene in US English:

Cairene

adjective

  • Relating to or characteristic of the Egyptian capital Cairo or its inhabitants.

    ‘a Cairene lawyer’

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of the Egyptian capital Cairo.

    ‘the great Cairene spoke of his city as though describing some place from antiquity’

Pronunciation

Cairene

/kaɪˈrin//kīˈrēn/