- a being supposedly inhabiting the moon.
- a selenographer.
Origin of lunarian
1700–10; < Latin lūn(ā) moon + -arian
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Examples from the Web for lunarian
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.The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen
Rudolph Erich Raspe
In these various brochures the aim is always satirical; the theme being a description of Lunarian customs as compared with ours.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe
- archaic an astronomer concerned with the moon; a selenographer
- myth an inhabitant of the moon
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