A light cotton dress is an example of a zephyr.
A light breeze is an example of a zephyr.
Origin of zephyr
- Middle English Zephirus Zephyrus from Latin Zephyrus from Greek Zephuros
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Borrowing from Ancient Greek Î–ÎÏ†Ï…ÏÎ¿Ï‚ (Zephuros) ("westerly wind").
- From Ancient Greek Î–ÎÏ†Ï…ÏÎ¿Ï‚ (Zephuros)