1. Relating to ancient Iberia in Transcaucasia or its peoples, languages, or cultures.
a. Relating to the Iberian Peninsula or its modern peoples, languages, or cultures.
b. Relating to the ancient peoples that inhabited the Iberian Peninsula or their languages or cultures.
1. A native or inhabitant of ancient Iberia in Transcaucasia.
a. A native or inhabitant of the Iberian Peninsula.
b. A member of one of the ancient peoples that inhabited the Iberian Peninsula.
3. Any of the languages of these peoples.
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