Definition of Mezentian in English:

Mezentian

Pronunciation /mɪˈzɛnʃ(ə)n/

adjective

  • Characteristic of Mezentius (specifically with reference to a cruel or fatal union).

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas James Mathias (?1754–1835), satirist and Italian scholar. From the name of Mezentius, a mythical Etruscan chieftain renowned for his acts of tyranny + -an.