Saturnian

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sæ.tɜː(ɹ)n.jən/

Adjective[edit]

Saturnian (comparative more Saturnian, superlative most Saturnian)

  1. Related to the planet Saturn.
  2. Related to the Roman god Saturn.
  3. Dour, baleful or sullen.
  4. Resembling a golden age; distinguished for peacefulness, happiness, contentment.
    • Alexander Pope
      Augustus, born to bring Saturnian times
  5. (poetry) Involving a meter consisting of three iambics and an extra syllable followed by three trochees, employed by satirists in Ancient Rome.

Noun[edit]

Saturnian (plural Saturnians)

  1. (science fiction) An inhabitant of the planet Saturn.

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