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elysian

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elysian

adjective, ely·sian often capitalized \i-ˈli-zhən\

Definition of ELYSIAN

1
:  of or relating to Elysium
2
:  blissful, delightful <elysian peace>

Examples of ELYSIAN

  1. <the dream of retiring to a tropical isle and enjoying a life of elysian ease>

First Known Use of ELYSIAN

1579

Other Mythology and Folklore Terms

fay, muse, nimbus, phoenix

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