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Noun: Hadean  'hey,dee-un
  1. The earliest eon in the history of the Earth from the first accretion of planetary material (around 4,600 million years ago) until the date of the oldest known rocks (about 3,800 million years ago); no evidence of life
    - Hadean time, Hadean eon, Hadean aeon, Priscoan, Priscoan eon, Priscoan aeon
Adjective: Hadean  'hey,dee-un
  1. Of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus
    - Plutonian, Tartarean

See also: infernal

Type of: aeon, eon

Encyclopedia: Hadean