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Word of the Day 3/9/14 August

August (adjective, noun)
au·gust [aw-guhst, aw-guhst]


adjective
1. inspiring reverence or admiration; of supreme dignity or grandeur; majestic: an august performance of a religious drama.
2. venerable; eminent: an august personage.

Origin: 1655–65; < Latin augustus sacred, grand, akin to augēre to increase. See eke

noun
1. the eighth month of the year, containing 31 days. Abbreviation: Aug.
2. a male given name, form of Augustus.

Origin: before 1100; Middle English < Latin Augustus (named after Augustus); replacing Old English Agustus < Latin, as above

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