auguste

august

/ (aʊˈɡuːst, ˈaʊˌɡʊst) /

noun

(often capital) a type of circus clown who usually wears battered ordinary clothes and is habitually maladroit or unlucky

Word Origin for auguste

C20: French, from German
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