Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to Atlas; resembling Atlas.
  • Pertaining to the island Atlantis of Plato and Strabo, fabled to exist in the ocean of the far West, or to Bacon's ideal commonwealth of that name.
  • Sometimes written Atlantian.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to the isle Atlantis, which the ancients allege was sunk, and overwhelmed by the ocean.
  • adjective Pertaining to, or resembling, Atlas; strong.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An inhabitant of the mythical island of Atlantis.
  • noun The language supposedly spoken by the inhabitants of Atlantis.
  • noun A language invented for the 2001 animated film Atlantis: The Lost Empire.
  • noun An atlantean pillar or statue (one in the form of an architectural atlas)
  • adjective Of or like the Greek titan Atlas, who carries the heavens on his shoulders, as in Atlantean strength
  • adjective figuratively Of the celestial spheres carried by Atlas
  • adjective Of an architectural atlas or atlantid, or reminiscent of such: atlantean figures
  • adjective Of the mythical island of Atlantis, its people, or its civilization.
  • adjective figuratively flooded or submerged, especially in case of a natural disaster, reminiscent of the way Atlantis sank into the ocean
  • adjective of Saturn's moon Atlas

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Atlas +‎ -ean and Atlantis +‎ -ean

Examples

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  • I only mean that, in a certain quality, which for want of a better word I have chosen to call Atlantean, they stand alone.

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