One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Biology. Of or relating to the Old World or Eastern hemisphere considered as a biogeographical region.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Philip Lutley Sclater (1829–1913), zoologist. From palaeo- + ancient Greek γαῖα, γῆ the earth + -an.
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