Vesuvian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Vesuvia +‎ -an

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Vesuvian (comparative more Vesuvian, superlative most Vesuvian)

  1. Of or relating to Mount Vesuvius.

Noun[edit]

Vesuvian (plural Vesuvians)

  1. One who inhabits the area around Mount Vesuvius.
  2. (dated) A kind of match or fusee for lighting cigars.