mercurian

adjective

Definition of mercurian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

obsolete

Mercurian

noun
Mer·​cu·​ri·​an | \ (ˌ)mərˈkyu̇rēən \
plural -s

Definition of Mercurian (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : one born under Mercury
2 : one that has a well-developed Mount of Mercury and a long and large finger of Mercury and that is usually held by palmists to be characterized by shrewdness, quickness, and energy

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History and Etymology for mercurian

Adjective

Mercury (god & planet) + English -an

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“Mercurian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mercurian. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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