luciferous

adjective
lu·cif·er·ous | \ lü-ˈsi-f(ə-)rəs \

Definition of luciferous 

: bringing light or insight : illuminating a luciferous performance of the opera

First Known Use of luciferous

1648, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for luciferous

Latin lucifer

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