Paradisean Par`a*dis"e*an (p[a^]r`[.a]*d[i^]s"[-e]*an), a. Paradisiacal. [1913 Webster]

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  • paradisean — par·a·dise·an …   English syllables

  • paradisean — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|di]sēən, |dī], ]zē adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin paradiseus paradisiacal (from Latin paradisus) + English an : relating to birds of paradise …   Useful english dictionary

  • par|a|di|se|an — «PAR uh DY see uhn, PAR uh dih SEE uhn», adjective. 1. like that of paradise; paradisiacal: »After that I see the caravan,…winding among hills of a paradisean green shade (Vladimir Nabokov). 2. of or belonging to the birds of paradise …   Useful english dictionary

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