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Emperor Em"per*or, n. [OF. empereor, empereour, F. empereur, L. imperator, fr. imperare to command; in in + parare to prepare, order. See Parade, and cf. Imperative, Empress.] The sovereign or supreme monarch of an empire; -- a title of dignity superior to that of king; as, the emperor of Germany or of Austria; the emperor or Czar of Russia. Emperor goose (Zo["o]l.), a large and handsome goose (Philacte canagica), found in Alaska. Emperor moth (Zo["o]l.), one of several large and beautiful bombycid moths, with transparent spots on the wings; as the American Cecropia moth (Platysamia cecropia), and the European species (Saturnia pavonia). Emperor paper. See under Paper. Purple emperor (Zo["o]l.), a large, strong British butterfly (Apatura iris)., Saturnian Sa*tur"ni*an, a. [L. Saturnius.] 1. (Roman Myth.) Of or pertaining to Saturn, whose age or reign, from the mildness and wisdom of his government, is called the golden age. 2. Hence: Resembling the golden age; distinguished for peacefulness, happiness, contentment. Augustus, born to bring Saturnian times. --Pope. 3. (Astron.) Of or pertaining to the planet Saturn; as, the Saturnian year. Saturnian verse (Pros.), a meter employed by early Roman satirists, consisting of three iambics and an extra syllable followed by three trochees, as in the line: -- Th[e^] qu[=e]en | w[a^]s [imac]n | th[e^] k[imac]tch | [e^]n || [=e]at[i^]ng | br[=e]ad [a^]nd | h[=o]n[e^]y., Saturnian Sa*tur"ni*an, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of large handsome moths belonging to Saturnia and allied genera. The luna moth, polyphemus, and promethea, are examples. They belong to the Silkworn family, and some are raised for their silk. See Polyphemus., Saturnian Sa*tur"ni*an, a. [L. Saturnius.] 1. (Roman Myth.) Of or pertaining to Saturn, whose age or reign, from the mildness and wisdom of his government, is called the golden age. 2. Hence: Resembling the golden age; distinguished for peacefulness, happiness, contentment. Augustus, born to bring Saturnian times. --Pope. 3. (Astron.) Of or pertaining to the planet Saturn; as, the Saturnian year. Saturnian verse (Pros.), a meter employed by early Roman satirists, consisting of three iambics and an extra syllable followed by three trochees, as in the line: -- Th[e^] qu[=e]en | w[a^]s [imac]n | th[e^] k[imac]tch | [e^]n || [=e]at[i^]ng | br[=e]ad [a^]nd | h[=o]n[e^]y.


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- saturnia is a spa town in tuscany in north-central italy that has been inhabited since ancient times. it is a frazione of the comune of
- saturnia is a genus of moths in the family saturniidae . they are large moths, commonly called 'emperor moths' though this is also used
- the small emperor moth (saturnia pavonia) is a moth of the family saturniidae . sometimes, the incorrect genus name pavonia is still
- saturnia pyri, the giant peacock moth, is a saturniid moth which is native to europe . it is the largest european moth and is also
- the sloe emperor moth (saturnia spini) is a moth of the saturniidae family. it is found from eastern austria and poland across eastern
- saturnia pavoniella is a moth of the saturniidae family. it is found in the alpine regions of austria , italy (including sicily ) and
- saturnia zuleika is a moth of the saturniidae family. it is found in india and west bengal . references : external links : http://
- spigno saturnia is a town and comune in the province of latina , in the lazio region of central italy . references : date february 2011
- the terme di saturnia are a group of springs located in the municipality of manciano , a few kilometers from the village of saturnia .
- saturnia pandora klug, 1836 arsenura pandora is a moth of the saturniidae family. it is known from brazil . one of arsenura pandora's close


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