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stentorian

[sten-tawr-ee-uhn, -tohr-]
adjective
very loud or powerful in sound: a stentorian voice.

Origin:
1595–1605; Stentor + -ian

stentorianly, adverb
unstentorian, adjective
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stentorian (stɛnˈtɔːrɪən)
 
adj
(of the voice, etc) uncommonly loud: stentorian tones

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stentorian
"of powerful voice," 1605, from Stentor, legendary Gk. herald in the Trojan War, whose voice (described in the "Iliad") was as loud as 50 men. His name is from Gk. stenein "groan, moan," from PIE imitative base *(s)ten-, source of O.E. þunor "thunder."
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