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Auguste vs. August

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Augustenoun

(theatre) A kind of clown, usually serving as an anarchic foil to the whiteface.

Augustadjective

Awe-inspiring, majestic, noble, venerable.

‘an august patron of the arts’;

Augustadjective

Of noble birth.

‘an august lineage’;

Augustverb

To make ripe; ripen.

Augustverb

To bring to realization.

Augustadjective

Of a quality inspiring mingled admiration and reverence; having an aspect of solemn dignity or grandeur; sublime; majestic; having exalted birth, character, state, or authority.

‘So beautiful and so august a spectacle.’; ‘To mingle with a body so august.’;

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Augustnoun

The eighth month of the year, containing thirty-one days.

Augustnoun

the month following July and preceding September

Augustadjective

of or befitting a lord;

‘heir to a lordly fortune’; ‘of august lineage’;

Augustadjective

profoundly honored;

‘revered holy men’;

August

August is the eighth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars, and the fifth of seven months to have a length of 31 days. Its zodiac sign is Leo and was originally named Sextilis in Latin because it was the sixth month in the original ten-month Roman calendar under Romulus in 753 BC, with March being the first month of the year.

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