What does antiochian mean?
The definition of antiochian
An`ti*o”chi*an, a.
1 Pertaining to Antiochus, a contemporary with Cicero, and the founder of a sect of philosophers.
2 Of or pertaining to the city of Antioch, in Syria. Antiochian epoch (Chron.), a method of computing time, from the proclamation of liberty granted to the city of Antioch, about the time of the battle of Pharsalia, B.C. 48.