extremely intricate; usually in phrase `Gordian knot'
Of or pertaining to Gordium, capital of Phrygia (now Yassihu00FCyu00FCk in Turkey).
Of the Gordian knot.
Twisted; convoluted; tied as a knot.
Origin: From Gordium, derived from Greek Γορδιον (Gordion), the capital city of ancient Phrygia
pertaining to Gordius, king of Phrygia, or to a knot tied by him; hence, intricate; complicated; inextricable
pertaining to the Gordiacea
one of the Gordiacea
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gord′yan, adj. intricate: difficult.—v.t. (Keats) to tie up, knot.—Cut the Gordian knot, to overcome a difficulty by violent measures—Alexander, unable to untie the fateful knot tied by Gordius, king of Phrygia, having cut it through with his sword.
The numerical value of gordian in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of gordian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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