- Of, from, or pertaining to the region of Auvergne in France
1895, Thomas Hughes, Vacation Rambles, page 357:
- […] as for the others, they at once fall back upon an Auvergnese patois, at least as different from ordinary French as a Durham miner's vernacular is from a West countryman's.
Auvergnese (plural Auvergnese)
- A person from the Auvergne region
1861, “The Piece of Gold”, in The Blue Silk Work-bag, page 7:
- The little Auvergnese retired highly delighted, […]