adjective ve·ne·re·an \-rēən\

Definition of venerean

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the ancient goddess Venus or to the planet Venus :  venusian the strange venerean landscape

  2. 2 obsolete :  venereal

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Origin and Etymology of venerean

Latin venereus venerean (from Vener-, Venus, Roman goddess of love, 2d planet from the sun—from vener-, venus love, sexual desire—+ -eus -eous) + English -an

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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