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auburn

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adjective au·burn \ˈȯ-bərn\

Definition of auburn

  1. 1 :  of the color auburn

  2. 2 :  of a reddish-brown color

Origin and Etymology of auburn

Middle English auborne blond, from Medieval French, from Medieval Latin alburnus whitish, from Latin alburnum sapwood


First Known Use: 15th century


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auburn

noun au·burn

Definition of auburn

  1. :  a moderate brown

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First Known Use of auburn

1613


Auburn

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geographical name Au·burn \ˈȯ-bərn\

Definition of Auburn

  1. 1 city in eastern Alabama population 53,380 Auburn University is located in Auburn, Alabama.

  2. 2 city on the Androscoggin River in southwestern Maine population 23,055

  3. 3 city in central New York population 27,687

  4. 4 city east-northeast of Tacoma in western Washington population 70,180


AUBURN Defined for English Language Learners

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auburn

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adjective au·burn \ˈȯ-bərn\

Definition of auburn for English Language Learners

  • : reddish brown


AUBURN Defined for Kids

auburn

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adjective au·burn \ˈȯ-bərn\

Definition of auburn for Students

  1. :  of a reddish brown color auburn hair



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