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aegis
protection or support (under the aegis of…), the shield of Zeus & Athena
ambrosial
scrumptious, belonging to classical deities
auroral
like the northern or southern lights, dawn-like
bacchanalian
festive like ancient Roman wild festivities with wine and theatre
chimerical
fantasy like, imaginary (dragons)
Draconian
severe and harsh
Elysian
blissful
hermetic
sealed, enclosed, anti-social (hermit)
iridescent
shiny, shimmering
laconic
terse, curt, concise
lethargic
sluggish, lazy, indolent
martial
military related, warlike (martial law)
philippic
noun- a condemning speech, tirade
plutocratic
governed / ruled by wealthy
protean
changeable, versatile, erratic, inconsistent
pyrrihic
noun- a poetic unit, or adj- relating to a war dance
Stygian
pitch-black, eternally binding, (like the Styx)
tantalize
to tease, tempt, entice, torture
lesbian
a homosexual female
titanic
gigantic, colossal (like the ship)
ursine
typical of / resembling a bear
feline
catlike, slinky, sly, elegant
suckling
baby animal/human
gosling
baby goose
fledgling
baby chicken/bird, an inexperienced person
bovine
relating to cattle, slow
bovineasinine
silly, ridiculous (like an ass)
asininequine
relating to horses
porcine
relating to pigs