Definition of Hesperian in English:

Share this entry

Hesperian

Pronunciation: /hɛˈspɪərɪən/

adjective

1 Greek Mythology Of or concerning the Hesperides.
1.1 literary Western.

Origin

Late 15th century: from Latin hesperius (from Greek hesperios, from Hesperia 'land of the west', from hesperos 'western' (see Hesperus)) + -an.

Words that rhyme with Hesperian

Algerian, Cancerian, Chaucerian, Cimmerian, criterion, Hitlerian, Hyperion, Iberian, Liberian, Nigerian, Presbyterian, Shakespearean, Siberian, Spenserian, Sumerian, valerian, Wagnerian, Zairean

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: Hes¦per|ian

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.