Origin of saurian; from sauro- + -ian
Origin of saurianFrom New Latin Sauria, former suborder name, from saurus, lizard, from Greek sauros.
(comparative more saurian, superlative most saurian)
- Pertaining to the Sauria.
- Resembling a lizard.
Late Latin *saurianus, from Ancient Greek ÏƒÎ±ÏÏÎ± (saura, “lizard")