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Meaning of TELLURIAN

Pronunciation:  te'lûreeun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an inhabitant of the earth
  2. [adj]  of or relating to or inhabiting the land as opposed to the sea or air
 

TELLURIAN is a 9 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: earthling, earthman, telluric, terrene, terrestrial
 
 See Also: denizen, dweller, inhabitant

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Tel*lu"ri*an\, a. [L. tellus, -uris, the earth.]
    Of or pertaining to the earth. --De Quincey.
    
    
  2. \Tel*lu"ri*an\, n.
    1. A dweller on the earth. --De Quincey.
    
    2. An instrument for showing the operation of the causes
       which produce the succession of day and night, and the
       changes of the seasons. [Written also {tellurion}.]
    
    
 

 

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