austral

Anything austral refers to the south. An austral wind is a southern wind.

This word has to do with direction. One of the most southern countries in the world is Australia, which might help you remember the meaning of austral: from the south or related to the south. Often, this word has to do with austral wind, which comes from the south. You could talk about the austral (southern) migration of birds.

Primary Meanings of austral

1.
adj
of the south or coming from the south
2.
n
the basic unit of money in Argentina; equal to 100 centavos
Full Definitions of austral
1

adj of the south or coming from the south

“sailed the austral seas”
Synonyms:
southern
situated in or coming from regions of the south
2

n the basic unit of money in Argentina; equal to 100 centavos

Type of:
Argentine monetary unit
monetary unit in Argentina

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