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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin augustus (majestic, venerable).

AdjectiveEdit

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.
  2. Of noble birth.
    august lineage
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Etymology 2Edit

From August.

VerbEdit

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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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /avɡɔst/, [ɑwˈɡ̊ɔsd̥]

NounEdit

august c

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

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EstonianEdit

 
Estonian Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German August.

NounEdit

august (genitive augusti, partitive augustit)

  1. August

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

NounEdit

august m

  1. August (month of the Gregorian calendar)

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InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

august (plural augustes)

  1. August

InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

august

  1. August

North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

NounEdit

august m

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) August

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

NounEdit

august (indeclinable)

  1. August (eighth month of the year)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

NounEdit

august m (indeclinable)

  1. August (eighth month)

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RomanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

august m (uncountable)

  1. August
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from French auguste.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

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

  1. august, majestic, venerable
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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

NounEdit

august m (Cyrillic spelling аугуст)

  1. (Bosnia) August

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SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin augustus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. August

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • august in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SundaneseEdit

NounEdit

august

  1. August