august

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From French auguste (noble, stately; august) or Latin augustus (majestic, venerable, august; imperial, royal),[1] from augeō (to augment, increase; to enlarge, expand, spread), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewg- (to enlarge, increase).

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. Awe-inspiring, majestic, noble, venerable.
    an august patron of the arts
  2. Of noble birth.
    an august lineage
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Etymology 2[edit]

From August.

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]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

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:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German August.

Noun[edit]

august (genitive augusti, partitive augustit)

  1. August

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

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]

Borrowed 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]

Borrowed 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]

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

Noun[edit]

august m (indeclinable)

  1. August (eighth month)

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

august m (uncountable)

  1. August
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  • gustar (colloquial, popular)

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French auguste.

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Adjective[edit]

august m, n (feminine singular augustă, masculine plural auguști, feminine and neuter plural auguste)

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

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

Noun[edit]

august m (Cyrillic spelling аугуст)

  1. (Bosnia) August

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

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Noun[edit]

august m (genitive singular augusta, nominative plural augusty, genitive plural augustov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. August

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Further reading[edit]

  • august in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Sundanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

august

  1. August