Hesperian meaning

hĕ-spîr'ē-ən
Of or relating to the west.
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Of Hesperia.
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Western; occidental.
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Of the Hesperides.
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Of or relating to the land where the sun sets; western.

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Of or relating to the Hesperides nymphs.
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Of or relating to the Hesperidae family of butterflies.
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Of or relating to the Martian geological period between Noachian and Amazonian.
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An inhabitant of the western lands.

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A butterfly of the family Hesperidae; a skipper.
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The Hesperian geological time period of Mars.
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Origin of hesperian

  • From Latin Hesperius from Greek hesperios of the evening, western from hesperos evening wes-pero- in Indo-European roots
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Latin Hesperius +‎ -ian
    From Wiktionary