From Italian grecale, apparently representing a late Latin noun from Graecus ‘Greek’.
- IPA: /ɡɹeɪˈɡɑːleɪ/
- a strong Mediterranean wind blowing from the north-east
- 1963: The dog days have ended, the maijstral has ceased to blow. Soon the other wind called gregale will bring the gentle rains to solemnize the sowing of our red wheat. — Thomas Pynchon, V.
- nominative neuter singular of gregālis
- accusative neuter singular of gregālis
- vocative neuter singular of gregālis