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[aw-jee] /ˈɔ dʒi/
noun, Classical Mythology.
a daughter of King Aleus who became a priestess of Athena. After being raped by Hercules she bore a son, Telephus. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • "O" serves in place of "Ohr" (ear); "Au" in place of "Auge" (eye).

  • Picot was one of Frotté's old officers, and during the wars of the Chouannerie had been commander-in-chief of the Auge division.

  • There was a ford where the French, laden with their weight of spoils, meant to cross the river Dive into the district of Auge.

    The Normans Sarah Orne Jewett
  • Mme. de Beauseant's estate was close to a little town in one of the most picturesque spots in the valley of the Auge.

    The Deserted Woman Honore de Balzac
  • But her (Auge) he received and brought up well, and cherished in the palace, honouring her even as his own daughters.

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