WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
At•lan•te•an  (at′lan tēən, -lən-),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. Mythologypertaining to the demigod Atlas.
  2. having the strength of Atlas:He was of monumental girth and Atlantean power.
  3. Mythologypertaining to Atlantis.
  • Greek Atlánteios of Atlas, equivalent. to Atlant-, stem of Átlās + -eios adjective, adjectival suffix) + -an
  • Latin Atlantē(us) (
  • 1660–70


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

Atlantean /ˌætlænˈtiːən; ætˈlæntɪən/ adj
  1. literary of, relating to, or like Atlas; extremely strong



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