An island of southeast Egypt in the Nile River below the First Cataract near Aswan. In ancient times it was a military post guarding the southern frontier of Egypt. A series of Jewish papyrus documents dating from the 5th century bc were discovered at Elephantine in the early 1900s.
Any of various extinct elephants of the genus Mammuthus, having long, upwardly curving tusks and thick hair. Mammoths grew to great size and lived throughout the Northern Hemisphere during the Ice Age.
Find another word for gigantic. In this page you can discover 39 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for gigantic, like: enormous, massive, huge, immense, large, enormous, behemoth, brobdingnagian, bunyanesque, colossal and cyclopean.
From the latter there grew a gigantic gourd.
A series of disasters frustrated the gigantic scheme.
There is also a gigantic lily (Doryanthes excelsa) which grows to a height of 15 feet.
The gigantic Victoria regia, with leaves 6 to 7 ft.
This was not a mangy or vicious creature standing before him, but a breathtakingly beautiful, gigantic wolf.