Boreas

[ bawr-ee-uh s, bohr- ]
/ ˈbɔr i əs, ˈboʊr- /

noun

the ancient Greek personification of the north wind.
Compare Aquilo.
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Boreas

/ (ˈbɔːrɪəs) /

noun

Greek myth the god personifying the north wind

Word Origin for Boreas

C14: via Latin from Greek
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