- western; occidental.
- of or relating to the Hesperides.
- a native or inhabitant of a western land.
Origin of Hesperian
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Examples from the Web for hesperian
Yes, we beheld the Hesperian light that day, and praised Allah.The Book of Khalid
But who was to believe that Teucrians should come to Hesperian shores?The Aeneid of Virgil
On the 14th, on board the Allan liner Hesperian, aged 73, the Rt.The Annual Register 1914
About a year later I happened to cross on the Hesperian in charge of a party.The Angel Adjutant of "Twice Born Men"
Minnie L. Carpenter
And he called it Hesperian, because it lies toward the west.Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica
Homer and Hesiod
- poetic western
- of or relating to the Hesperides
- a native or inhabitant of a western land
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