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Definition of Corinthian

Corinthian
Corinthian Co*rin"thi*an, n. A man of fashion given to pleasuring or sport; a fashionable man about town; esp., a man of means who drives his own horse, sails his own yacht, or the like.
Corinthian
Corinthian Co*rin"thi*an (-an), a. 1. Of or relating to Corinth. 2. (Arch.) Of or pertaining to the Corinthian order of architecture, invented by the Greeks, but more commonly used by the Romans. This is the lightest and most ornamental of the three orders used by the Greeks. --Parker. 3. Debauched in character or practice; impure. --Milton. 4. Of or pertaining to an amateur sailor or yachtsman; as, a corinthian race (one in which the contesting yachts must be manned by amateurs.)
Corinthian
Corinthian Co*rin"thi*an, n. 1. A native or inhabitant of Corinth. 2. A gay, licentious person. [Obs.]

Meaning of Corinthian from wikipedia

- Corinthian or Corinthians may refer to: Several Pauline epistles, books of the New Testament of the Bible: First Epistle to the Corinthians Second Epistle...
- The Corinthian order (Gr**** Κορινθιακός ρυθμός, Latin Ordo Corinthius) is the last developed of the three prin****l cl****ical orders of ancient Gr**** and...
- The Corinthian helmet originated in ancient Greece and took its name from the city-state of Corinth. It was a helmet made of bronze which in its later...
- The Corinthian can refer to: Corinthian (comics), a character in The Sandman comic books The Corinthian (Manhattan), an apartment building in New York...
- Corinthian is a fictional character in Neil Gaiman's comic book series The Sandman. He first appeared in The Sandman #10 (October 1989), which is part...
- Corinthian Football Club was an English amateur football club based in London between 1882 and 1939. Above all, the club is credited with having po****rised...
- First Epistle to the Corinthians (Ancient Gr****: Α΄ ᾽Επιστολὴ πρὸς Κορινθίους), usually referred to as First Corinthians or 1 Corinthians is a Pauline epistle...
- The Corinthian War was an ancient Gr**** conflict lasting from 395 BC until 387 BC, pitting Sparta against a coalition of Thebes, Athens, Corinth and Argos...
- Corinthian bronze, also named Corinthian br**** or æs Corinthia****, was a highly valuable metal alloy in cl****ical antiquity. It is thought to be an alloy...
- Corinthian-Casuals Football Club is a football club based in Tolworth in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, England. Affiliated to the Surrey County...
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