stelliferous

stelliferous

[adjective]

  • Filled with stars; starry.

Visuals for stelliferous

Examples For stelliferous

  • The gates crashed against him closed and he was floating, floating in the light, in the blue and stelliferous bright.

    At Swim, Two Boys

  • Photography reveals in a remarkable manner the amazing richness of this stelliferous zone; the impress of the stars on the sensitive plate of the camera, in some instances, resembles a shower of descending snowflakes.

    The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'

  • This stelliferous zone almost completely encircles the sphere, which it divides into two nearly equal parts, and is inclined at an angle of 63° to the celestial equator.

    The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'

Notes For stelliferous

The word 'stelliferous' comes from a Latin word meaning 'starbearing'.