mistral[mi sträl′, mis′trəl]
Origin: Fr < Prov, lit., master-wind < L magistralis < magister, master
- Mistral, Frédéric 1830-1914; Fr. Provençal poet
- Mistral, Gabriela (born Lucila Godoy Alcayaga) 1889-1957; Chilean poet
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Origin: French, from Provençal maestral, from Old Provençal, from Late Latin magistrālis, of a master, from Latin magister, master; see meg- in Indo-European roots.
, Frédéric 1830-1914.
, Gabriela Pen name of Lucila Godoy Alcayaga. 1889-1957.