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Uranian

[ yoo-rey-nee-uhn, -reyn-yuhn ]
/ yʊˈreɪ ni ən, -ˈreɪn yən /
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adjective
pertaining to the planet Uranus.
(of males) gay.
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Origin of Uranian

First recorded in 1835–45; Uran(us) + -ian; def. 2 from Aphrodite Urania “heavenly Aphrodite,” inspiration for gay male sexual orientation or behavior in Plato's Symposium
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British Dictionary definitions for Uranian

Uranian
/ (jʊˈreɪnɪən) /

noun
a hypothetical inhabitant of the planet Uranus
adjective
of, occurring on, or relating to the planet Uranus
of the heavens; celestial
relating to astronomy; astronomical
(as an epithet of Aphrodite) heavenly; spiritual
of or relating to the Muse Urania
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