Hesperian[hes pir′ē ən]
- of Hesperia
- western; occidental
- Old Poet. of the Hesperides
Origin of Hesperian; from Classical Latin Hesperius ; from Classical Greek Hesperios, of Hesperus, western, evening ; from Hesperos, the evening star ; from Indo-European an unverified form wesperos, evening: see vesper
Of or relating to the west.
Origin of HesperianFrom Latin Hesperius, from Greek hesperios, of the evening, western, from hesperos, evening; see wes-pero- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more Hesperian, superlative most Hesperian)
From Latin Hesperius + -ian