Definitions for BOREASˈbɔr i əs, ˈboʊr-

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  1. north wind, northerly, norther, boreas(noun)

    a wind that blows from the north

  2. Boreas(noun)

    (Greek mythology) the god who personified the north wind

    "Boreas was pictured as bearded and powerful and winged and draped against the cold"

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  1. Boreas(ProperNoun)

    The god of the North Wind.

  2. Boreas(ProperNoun)

    the north wind personified

  3. boreas(Noun)

    The north wind.

  4. Origin: From Βορέας

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Boreas(noun)

    the north wind; -- usually a personification

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  1. Boreas

    Boreas is an oil painting in the Pre-Raphaelite style created in 1903 by John William Waterhouse.

The Nuttall EncyclopediaRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Boreas

    the god of the north wind, and son of the Titan Astræus and of Aurora.


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