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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Olym·pi·an /-piən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·lym·pi·an O·lym·pic a.  Of or pertaining to Olympus, a mountain of Thessaly, fabled as the seat of the gods, or to Olympia, a small plain in Elis.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of the region of Olympia in Greece or its inhabitants;
             "Olympian plain" [syn: Olympic]
      2: of or pertaining to the greater gods of ancient Greece whose
         abode was Mount Olympus; "Olympian deities"
      3: majestic in manner or bearing; superior to mundane matters;
         "his majestic presence"; "olympian detachment"; "olympian
         beauty and serene composure" [syn: majestic]
      4: far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree; "a night of
         exceeding darkness"; "an exceptional memory"; "olympian
         efforts to save the city from bankruptcy"; "the young
         Mozart's prodigious talents" [syn: exceeding, exceptional,
          prodigious, surpassing]
      n 1: an athlete who participates in the Olympic games
      2: a classical Greek god after the overthrow of the Titans
         [syn: Olympic god]