Definition of Pictish noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpɪktɪʃ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪktɪʃ//
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[uncountable] a language spoken by the Picts, a people who lived in Scotland in ancient times See related entries: Languages Word Originfrom late Latin Picti, perhaps from pict- ‘painted, tattooed’ (from pingere ‘to paint’), or perhaps influenced by a local name. + -ish

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