- southern; southerly
Origin of australClassical Latin australis, southern ; from auster, south wind, the south: for Indo-European base see east; shift in meaning from “east” probably due to false assumption concerning direction of axis of Italy
the former basic monetary unit of Argentina
Of, relating to, or coming from the south.
Origin of australLatin australis, from auster, austr-, south; see aus- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more austral, superlative most austral)
- Of, relating to, or coming from the south.
- an austral migrant
From Latin australis (“southern”)