- a masculine name
- Chiefly Brit. Augustinian
Chiefly Brit. Augustinian
- 1835-1913; Eng. poet: poet laureate (1896-1913)
- 1790-1859; Eng. jurist
- 1793-1836; U.S. pioneer: founded 1st U.S. colony in Tex. in early 1820s
capital of Tex., on the Colorado River
Origin of Austinafter Stephen Austin
The capital of Texas, in the south-central part of the state on the Colorado River. The city was selected as the capital of the Republic of Texas in 1839 and became the permanent capital of the state of Texas in 1872. The main campus of the University of Texas (established 1881) is here.x
(comparative more Austin, superlative most Austin)
- Austin friars
- Is it too far to go to Austin? she asked.
- Four narrow straits part these islands: Austin Strait, between North and Middle Andaman; Homfray's Strait between Middle Andaman and Baratang, and the north extremity of South Andaman; Middle (or Andaman) Strait between Baratang and South Andaman; and Macpherson Strait between South Andaman and Rutland Island.
- Of the old castle, called Nenagh Round, dating from the time of King John, there still exists the circular donjon or keep. There are no remains of the hospital founded in 1200 for Austin canons, nor of the Franciscan friary, founded in the reign of Henry III.
- Austin, and the brothers Gregory, whose discoveries have great importance from a geographical point of view.
- By Austin), ii.