Definition of pagurian in English:

pagurian

adjective

Zoology
rare
  • = pagurid.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From scientific Latin Pagurus, genus name (J. C. Fabricius Systema Entomologiae 410; from classical Latin pagūrus a kind of crab from ancient Greek πάγουρος from πάγος that which is fixed + οὐρά tail: see uro-) + -ian.

Pronunciation

pagurian

/pəˈɡjʊərɪən/