What does simian mean?

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ˈsɪm i ənsimi·an

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. simian(adj)

    an ape or monkey

  2. simian(adj)

    relating to or resembling an ape

    "simian features"


  1. simian(Noun)

    A monkey or an ape, especially an anthropoid.

    Etymology: From simia, from σιμός.

  2. simian(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to apes; apely.

    Etymology: From simia, from σιμός.

  3. simian(Adjective)

    Bearing resemblance to an ape.

    Etymology: From simia, from σιμός.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Simian(adj)

    of or pertaining to the family Simiadae, which, in its widest sense, includes all the Old World apes and monkeys; also, apelike

    Etymology: [L. simia an ape.]

  2. Simian(noun)

    any Old World monkey or ape

    Etymology: [L. simia an ape.]


  1. Simian

    The simians are the "higher primates" familiar to most people: the Old World monkeys and apes, including humans, and the New World monkeys or platyrrhines.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of simian in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of simian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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