Effulgent Definition

ĭ-fo͝oljənt, ĭ-fŭl-
Shining brilliantly; resplendent.
American Heritage
Showing or expressing vitality, love, or joy.
American Heritage
Splendid; wonderful.
Effulgent beauty.
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Origin of Effulgent

  • Latin effulgēns effulgent- present participle of effulgēre to shine out ex- ex- fulgēre to shine bhel-1 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin effulgÄ“ns (“glittering, flashing").

    From Wiktionary

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