Phidian

[ fid-ee-uhn ]

adjective
  1. of, associated with, or following the style of Phidias, as exemplified in the Parthenon.

Origin of Phidian

1
First recorded in 1800–10; Phidi(as) + -an

Other words from Phidian

  • post-Phid·i·an, adjective
  • pre-Phid·i·an, adjective

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