Saturnian

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the god Saturn or to the golden age.

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the planet Saturn.

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Usage examples "saturnian":

  1. Most of the old literary monuments in Rome, says a modern writer, were written in Saturnian verse, the oldest measure used by the Latin poets. - "The Interdependence of Literature", Georgina Pell Curtis.
  2. General Benedek is a Saturnian. - "The Prussian Terror", Alexandre Dumas.
  3. But come, while I put on my warlike arms, do ye meantime pray to Jove, the Saturnian king, silently within yourselves, that the Trojans may not hear; or even openly, since we fear no one at all. - "The Iliad of Homer (1873)", Homer.