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lunarian

[loo-nair-ee-uh n]
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noun
  1. a being supposedly inhabiting the moon.
  2. a selenographer.

Origin of lunarian

1700–10; < Latin lūn(ā) moon + -arian
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Examples from the Web for lunarian

Historical Examples

  • He was standing erect, in his hands two old Lunarian dueling swords.

    Out Around Rigel

    Robert H. Wilson

  • I would advise those who are of my opinion to save a quantity of these stones when it hails next, and make Lunarian wine.

  • In these various brochures the aim is always satirical; the theme being a description of Lunarian customs as compared with ours.


British Dictionary definitions for lunarian

lunarian

noun
  1. archaic an astronomer concerned with the moon; a selenographer
  2. myth an inhabitant of the moon
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