CORYBANTIAN

corybantic

[kawr-uh-ban-tik, kor-]
adjective
1.
frenzied; agitated; unrestrained.
2.
(initial capital letter) . Also, Corybantian [kawr-uh-ban-shuhn, kor-] , Corybantine [kawr-uh-ban-tin, -tahyn, kor-] . of or pertaining to a Corybant.

Origin:
1635–45; Corybant + -ic

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Corybant (ˈkɒrɪˌbænt)
 
n , pl Corybants, Corybantes
classical myth a wild attendant of the goddess Cybele
 
[C14: from Latin Corybās, from Greek Korubas, probably of Phrygian origin]
 
Cory'bantian
 
adj
 
Cory'bantic
 
adj
 
Cory'bantine
 
adj

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