Cimmerian

[ si-meer-ee-uh n ]
/ sɪˈmɪər i ən /

adjective

Classical Mythology. of, relating to, or suggestive of a western people believed to dwell in perpetual darkness.
very dark; gloomy: deep, Cimmerian caverns.

OTHER WORDS FROM Cimmerian

Cim·me·ri·an·ism, noun
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Cimmerian
/ (sɪˈmɪərɪən) /

adjective

(sometimes not capital) very dark; gloomy

noun

Greek myth one of a people who lived in a land of darkness at the edge of the world
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