Boreas

noun
Bo·re·as | \ ˈbȯr-ē-əs \

Definition of Boreas 

1 : the Greek god of the north wind

2 : the north wind personified

First Known Use of Boreas

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 2

History and Etymology for Boreas

Latin, from Greek

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