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Definition of the noun aeolian

What does aeolian mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: Aeolians

  1. a member of one of four linguistic divisions of the prehistoric Greeks
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • alternative spelling: Eolian
    • more generic words: Greek / Hellene = a native or inhabitant of Greece
  2. the ancient Greek inhabitants of Aeolia
    • lexical domain: Groups - nouns denoting groupings of people or objects
    • more generic words: citizenry / people = the body of citizens of a state or country

Definition of the adjective aeolian

What does aeolian mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees:

  • aeolian: -
  • Aeolian: -

  1. of or pertaining to Aeolus, the Greek god of the winds; relating to or caused by the wind
  2. of or relating to Aeolis or its ancient Greek people


  1. "Aeolian" is the second album by the German metal band The Ocean released in November 28, 2005. It is the second part of a two-CD project that started with Fluxion.
  2. "Aeolian" is a musical EP of Jim Coles.
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"Aeolian" is a 2012 animated short fantasy film written and directed by both Cameron Lowe and Tom Shrapnel.


Aeolian is a consumer product.

Phrases with Aeolian

  1. aeolian harp
  2. aeolian lyre
  3. Aeolian mode

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Google previewQuick Scales Interactive Guitar Scale Dictionary: Free Scale Book Included, Book & CD-ROM (2005)

by Alfred Publishing Staff, Alfred Publishing

Aeolian Mode/Pure Minor Scale Aeolian Mode/Pure Minor Scale С Aeolian/ Pure minor: С D E\> F G A\> B\> С WH W W H W W 1 2 kB 4 5 16 \П 8 Suggested chord or chord progression: Сm - Fm Parent scale: E\> major 1 2 4 III V VII IX XII O ...

Google previewIllustrated Encyclopedia of Applied and Engineering Physics, Three-Volume Set (2017)

by Robert Splinter

Aeolian tones 42 A particularly the direct neighbors closest to the surface; these forces between neutral atomic and molecular substances are grouped under Vander Waals forces (see Figure A.44). (a) (b) ...

Google previewWiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Human Evolution, 2 Volume Set (2011)

by Bernard Wood

aeolian (Gk Aeolus = god of the winds) Deposited primarily by wind action. Claysized aeolian material is often difficult to recognize, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Geomorphology (2013)

by Andrew Goudie

BeachBackshore Width and Morphology, Fetch and Potential Aeolian Transport Beach width is important in determining fetch which is critical for determining the volume of sand delivered across the backshore and to dunes (DavidsonArnott ...

Google previewThe Facts On File Dictionary of Classical and Biblical Allusions (2003)

by Martin H. Manser, David Pickering

aeolian (ayo ̄leea ̆n) Of or relating to the wind. Aeolus was identified in Greek mythology as a god of the winds. In modern usage the word Aeolian is usually employed in relation to sounds produced naturally ...

Google previewRock Licks Encyclopedia (2001)

by Tomas Cataldo

Aeolian Lydian Blues Major Pentatonic Diminished Melodic Minor Dorian Minor Pentatonic Harmonic Minor Mixolydian Ionian.

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Aeolian island

A journey to the Aeolian islands.

Island of Stromboli, Eruption of the volcano

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Scrabble value of A1E1O1L1I1A1N1

The value of this 7-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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