(slang, pejorative) A person who seems to lack emotion or is overly analytical and boring.
(Roman mythology) The god of volcanoes and fire, especially the forge, also the patron of all craftsmen, principally blacksmiths. The Roman counterpart of Hephaestus.
A town in southern Alberta, Canada.
Other Word Forms of Vulcan
Origin of Vulcan
From Latin Vulcānus, of Etruscan origin, but unknown meaning. Cognate with Persian گلخن (golxan, “stove (of a public bath), furnace").
From Vulcan (etymology 1), from the Star Trek TV series of the 1960s.
Latin Volcānus, Vulcānus
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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