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Auster

[aw-ster] /ˈɔ stər/
noun, Literary.
1.
the south wind personified.
Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English < Latin
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British Dictionary definitions for Auster

Auster

/ˈɔːstə/
noun
1.
(poetic) the south wind
Word Origin
C14: Latin
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Word Origin and History for Auster

auster

n.

"south wind," late 14c., from Latin auster "the south wind; the south country" (see Australia).

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