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Olympian

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adjective Olym·pi·an \-pē-ən\

Definition of Olympian

  1. 1 :  of or relating to Mount Olympus in Thessaly

  2. 2 :  befitting or characteristic of an Olympian; especially :  lofty <his … formula of glib simplicity and Olympian arrogance — Richard Pollak>



15th Century

First Known Use of olympian

15th century


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Olympian

adjective Olym·pi·an

Definition of Olympian

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the ancient Greek region of Olympia

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or constituting the Olympic Games



1593

First Known Use of olympian

1593


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Olympian

noun Olym·pi·an

Definition of Olympian

  1. :  a participant in Olympic Games



1606

First Known Use of olympian

1606


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Olympian

noun Olym·pi·an

Definition of Olympian

  1. 1 :  one of the ancient Greek deities dwelling on Olympus

  2. 2 :  a being of lofty detachment or superior attainments



1843

First Known Use of olympian

1843


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