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Aurora

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English

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] aurora "dawn".

Proper noun

Singular
Aurora

Plural
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Aurora

  1. (Roman mythology) Roman goddess of the dawn.
  2. A female given name, in quiet but regular use since the 19th century.

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Italian

Proper noun

Aurora f. [[Category:Template:lang:it proper nouns|Aurora]]

  1. A female given name.

Latin

Etymology

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From Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewsṓs (dawn), which was also personified as a goddess of dawn in PIE religion. Cognates include Ancient Greek Ἠώς (Ēōs)/ἠώς (hēōs), Sanskrit उषस् (uṣás), dawn; Ushas) and possibly Old English Ēostre.

Proper noun

Aurōra (genitive Aurōrae); f, first declension

  1. (Roman mythology) Aurora, the goddess of the dawn/morning.

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