august

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin augustus ‎(majestic, venerable).

Adjective[edit]

august ‎(comparative auguster or more august, superlative augustest or most august)

  1. Noble, venerable, majestic, awe-inspiring, often of the highest social class (sometimes used ironically).
    an august patron of the arts
    • 2015 December 5, Alan Smith, “Leicester City back on top as Riyad Mahrez hat-trick downs Swansea City”, in The Guardian (London)[1]:
      For once the story was not about Jamie Vardy, unable to equal Jimmy Dunne’s top-flight record of scoring in a dozen consecutive games, but about his august deputy Riyad Mahrez.
  1. Of noble birth.
    august lineage
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Etymology 2[edit]

From August (the month).

Verb[edit]

august ‎(third-person singular simple present augusts, present participle augusting, simple past and past participle augusted)

  1. To make ripe.
  2. To bring to realisation.

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /avɡɔst/, [ɑwˈɡ̊ɔsd̥]

Noun[edit]

august c

  1. August (the eighth month of the Gregorian calendar)

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Estonian[edit]

Estonian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia et

Etymology[edit]

From German August.

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august ‎(genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. August

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Faroese[edit]

Noun[edit]

august m

  1. August (month of the Gregorian calendar)

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

august ‎(plural augustes)

  1. August

Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

august

  1. August

North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin augustus.

Noun[edit]

august m

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) August

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Augustus

Noun[edit]

august ‎(indeclinable)

  1. August (eighth month of the year)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Augustus

Noun[edit]

august m ‎(indeclinable)

  1. August (eighth month)

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Latin (mensis) augustus. Cf. also the inherited doublet agust, gust.

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august m ‎(uncountable)

  1. August
Synonyms[edit]
  • gustar (colloquial, popular)

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from French auguste.

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Adjective[edit]

august 4 nom/acc forms

  1. august, majestic, venerable
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

august m ‎(Cyrillic spelling аугуст)

  1. (Bosnia) August

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Slovak[edit]

Noun[edit]

august m

  1. August

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  • august in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Sundanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

august

  1. August