aurorean

[ aw-rawr-ee-uh n, aw-rohr-, uh-rawr-, uh-rohr- ]
/ ɔˈrɔr i ən, ɔˈroʊr-, əˈrɔr-, əˈroʊr- /
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adjective

belonging to the dawn; auroral.

Nearby words

  1. aurora australis,
  2. aurora borealis,
  3. aurorae,
  4. auroral,
  5. auroral zone,
  6. aurous,
  7. aurum,
  8. aurungzeb,
  9. aus,
  10. aus.

Origin of aurorean

First recorded in 1810–20; auror(a) + -ean

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Examples from the Web for aurorean

  • There—get such foolish thoughts out of your head, and give me one more sitting, darling, for this Aurorean veil of hair.

    Miles Tremenhere, Vol 1 of 2|Annette Marie Maillard