One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Of or relating to thunder and lightning; = fulminous.
Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Vicars (1580–1652), chronicler and poet. From classical Latin fulmineus belonging to or caused by lightning, like lightning or thunder, having the speed of lightning (from fulmin-, fulmen + -eus: see -eous) + -ous.
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