Cerberean
adjective see Cerberus

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cerberean — Cer*be re*an, a. Of or pertaining to, or resembling, Cerberus. [Written also {Cerberian}.] [1913 Webster] With wide Cerberean mouth. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cerberean — See Cerberus. * * * …   Universalium

  • cerberean — cer·be·re·an …   English syllables

  • cerberean — sə(r)ˈbirēən, ˌsərˈ , sə̄ˈ ; |sərbə|rēən, |sə̄b adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Latin cerbereus of Cerberus (from Cerberus) + English an : of, relating to, or like Cerberus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cerberian — Cerberean Cer*be re*an, a. Of or pertaining to, or resembling, Cerberus. [Written also {Cerberian}.] [1913 Webster] With wide Cerberean mouth. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cerberus — Cerberean /seuhr bear ee euhn/, Cerberic, adj. /serr beuhr euhs/, n., pl. Cerberuses, Cerberi / beuh ruy / for 2. 1. Also, Kerberos. Class. Myth. a dog, usually represented as having three heads, that guarded the entrance of the infernal regions …   Universalium

  • Cerberus — This article is about the mythical dog. For other uses, see Cerberus (disambiguation). Cerberus AKA: Kérberos Detail of sculpture of god Hades with Cerberus Mythology Greek …   Wikipedia

  • Cerberus — noun Etymology: Latin, from Greek Kerberos Date: 14th century a 3 headed dog that in Greek mythology guards the entrance to Hades • Cerberean adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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