typhonian

adjective, often capitalized ty·pho·ni·an \(ˈ)tī¦fōnēən\
variants: less commonly

typhonic

\-fänik\

Definition of typhonian

  1. :  of, relating to, or resembling the monster Typhon of ancient mythology or the Egyptian god Set the gazelle is a typhonian symbol in Egyptian art

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Origin and Etymology of typhonian

Latin Typhon, monster of Greek mythology identified with the Egyptian god Set (from Greek Typhōn) + English -ian, -ic


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