Definition of Epimenidean
: being or resembling that of the Cretan poet and philosopher Epimenides the Epimenidean paradox that “All Cretans are liars”
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Origin and Etymology of epimenidean
Epimenides, 7th century b.c. Cretan poet and philosopher who according to legend slept for 57 years in a cave + English -an
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