Sardanapalian

adjective Sar·da·na·pa·lian \ ¦särdᵊnə¦pālyən , -päl- , -lēən \

Definition of Sardanapalian

:of, relating to, or characterized by the luxuriously sensual nature or way of life attributed to the Assyrian king Sardanapalus

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Origin and Etymology of sardanapalian

Sardanapalus legendary last king of the Assyrian empire (from Latin, from Greek Sardanapalos) + English -an


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