adjective• formal or • literary
noun• formal or • literary Back to top
- An inhabitant of the earth.More example sentences
- The amount of time for us ‘tellurians’ is determined by a piece of a path by which the Sun has traversed the sky.
mid 19th century: from Latin tellus, tellur- 'earth' + -ian.
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