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lunarian

[loo-nair-ee-uh n] /luˈnɛər i ən/
noun
1.
a being supposedly inhabiting the moon.
2.
a selenographer.
Origin of lunarian
1700-1710
1700-10; < Latin lūn(ā) moon + -arian
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  • He was standing erect, in his hands two old lunarian dueling swords.

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  • I would advise those who are of my opinion to save a quantity of these stones when it hails next, and make lunarian wine.

  • In these various brochures the aim is always satirical; the theme being a description of lunarian customs as compared with ours.

British Dictionary definitions for lunarian

lunarian

/luːˈnɛərɪən/
noun
1.
(archaic) an astronomer concerned with the moon; a selenographer
2.
(myth) an inhabitant of the moon
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