of or characteristic of the Moon
While indulging this reverie, my Lunarian friends collected around me, took hold of my person, and sometimes fixing their eyes on me and sometimes on the earth, they seemed to remain for a while perfectly petrified.
Flight to Moon ii. 109
The lunarian observer situated on the invisible hemisphere.
tr. A. Guillemin Heavens (ed. 3) 165
For some time it lay there, without sign of life, but at last the thick, circular door opened, and the lunarian inventor stepped boldly into the earthly sunlight.
Death of the Moon in Amazing Stories Feb. 1027/2
Earthly equipment taken from the wreck of his space-ship was mingled with typically Lunarian furniture and equipment.
Goddess of the Moon in Planet Stories Spring 20/1
He ruled N’America’s Lunarian Base, together with a small staff of scientific and military personnel.
Dreadful Therapy in Science Fiction Quarterly Aug. 11/1
Watched from afar through the opticals of a Lunarian monitor, they showed only by the corposant glimmers astern how they hurtled under drive.
Harvest of Stars (1994) 372
The Scragline Pickers, as the band called themselves, mostly played Lunarian Country.
Crater vii. 62
Research HistoryBen Ostrowsky submitted a 2012 cite from Homer Hickam.
Ben Ostrowsky submitted an 1813 cite from George Fowler.
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