of or like the west wind; specif., gentle, mild, etc.
Origin of favonianClassical Latin Favonianus from Favonius, west wind from favere: see favor
- Of or relating to the west wind.
- Mild; benign.
Origin of favonianLatin Favōniānus from Favōnius the west wind
(comparative more favonian, superlative most favonian)
Latin favonianus, from Favonius ‘the West Wind’.