Allophylian

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Allophylian Pertaining to a race or a language neither Aryan nor Semitic.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • allophylian Of another race; foreign; strange: sometimes specifically applied to those languages of Europe and Asia which are non-Aryan and non-Semitic, and are also called Turanian.
    • n allophylian One of another tribe or race.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Allophylian al-lō-fīl′i-an of another race, alien—applied by Prichard (1786-1848) to the Turanian or non-Aryan and non-Semitic languages of Europe and Asia
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. of another tribe; other + class or tribe
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L.—Gr. allophȳlos, of another tribe; allos, other, phȳlē, a tribe.