What does austral mean?

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ˈɔ strəlaus·tral

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. australadjective

    the basic unit of money in Argentina; equal to 100 centavos

  2. australadjective

    of the south or coming from the south

    "sailed the austral seas"


  1. australnoun

    A form of currency in Argentina.

  2. australadjective

    Of, relating to, or coming from the south.

    an austral migrant

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Australadjective

    Southern; as the austral signs.

    Etymology: australis, Lat.


  1. austral

    Austral refers to something related to or found in the southern hemisphere, often associated with Australia or the south. It can also denote a southward direction. Additionally, "Austral" is used as the term for the former currency of Argentina.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Australadjective

    southern; lying or being in the south; as, austral land; austral ocean

  2. Etymology: [L. australis, fr. auster: cf. F. austral.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Austral

    aws′tral, adj. southern.—adj. Australasian (aws-tral-ā′zhi-an), pertaining to Australasia, or the islands and island-groups that lie to the south of Asia.—n. a native or colonist of one of these.—adj. Austrā′lian, of or pertaining to Australia, a large island between the Indian and Pacific Oceans.—n. an aboriginal native of Australia proper, later also a white colonist or resident. [L. australisauster, the south wind.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. austral

    Relating to the south.--Austral signs, those on the south side of the equator, or the last six of the zodiac.


  1. Austral

    is that faunal region which covers the whole of the United States and Mexico except the boreal mountains and tropical lowlands: divided into transition, upper, lower and gulf strip: see boreal and tropical.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of austral in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of austral in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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