Hy·per·bo·re·an (hī′pər-bôrē-ən, -bə-rēən)
One of a people known to the ancient Greeks from the earliest times, living in a perpetually warm and sunny land north of the source of the north wind.
1. Of or relating to the Hyperboreans.
a. Of or relating to the far north; Arctic.
b. Very cold; frigid.
[From Latin Hyperboreus, from Hyperboreī, the Hyperboreans, from Greek Huperboreoi : huper-, hyper- + boreios, northern, or Boreās, the north wind, the north.]
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