rutilant

rutilant

[root-l-uhnt]
adjective
glowing or glittering with ruddy or golden light.

Origin:
1490–1500; < Latin rutilant- (stem of rutilāns, present participle of rutilāre to glow red), equivalent to rutil(us) red, reddish + -ant- -ant

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rutilant (ˈruːtɪlənt)
 
adj
rare of a reddish colour or glow
 
[C15: from Latin rutilāns having a red glow, from rutilāre, from rutilus ruddy, red]

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