For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for mestral or mitral?
Header of mistral


Video footage: waves crashing on the shore/Typical waves arising from the Mistral
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun mistral

What does mistral mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: mistrals

  1. a strong north wind that blows in France during the winter


Mistral is a musical group.


  1. "Mistral" is a musical album of Okamura Takako.
    • released on (23 years ago)
  2. "Mistral" is a studio album by jazz musician Freddie Hubbard released on the Liberty label which features performances by Hubbard, Phil Ranelin, Art Pepper, George Cables, Peter Wolf, Roland Bautista, Stanley Clarke, Peter Erskine and Paulinho da Costa.
    • genre: Jazz
    • released in (36 years ago)
  3. "Mistral" is a musical album of Alexander Saykov.
    • released on
  4. "Mistral" is a musical album of Shira Kammen.
    • released on (9 years ago)
  5. "Mistral" is a musical single of Vae.
    • released in (16 years ago)
  6. "Mistral" is a musical album of Kamal.


  1. Mistral is an infrared homing surface-to-air missile manufactured by the European multinational company MBDA missile systems. Based on the French SATCP, the portable missile later to become the Mistral began development in 1974. It was initially deployed in 1988 for the first version and 1997 for the second version.
    • also known as Mistral missile
  2. Mistral is a casual script typeface designed by Roger Excoffon for the Fonderie Olive type foundry, and released in 1953. The Amsterdam Type foundry released a version in 1955.
  3. Mistral is a brand of Chilean pisco owned by Compañía de Cervecerías Unidas. The brand takes its name from the Chilean nobel literature laureate Gabriela Mistral who was a native from Elqui Valley where pisco grapes are grown.
  4. Mistral is a cataloged instance, musical recording, canonical version.
  5. Mistral: Twisted warp-and-woof threads woven to give a crepe effect. Used for dresses.
    • also known as Bird's Eye

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Mistral

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewThe Pearson CSAT Manual 2012 (2012)

Mistral is a swift, dry, cold northerly wind that blows down from the western Alps and the plateau of southern France and out over the Mediterranean. The cold heavy air from the highlands moves faster and faster as it approaches the warmer , ...

Google previewBetween St. Dennis and St. George (1915)

A Sketch of Three Civilisations by Ford Madox Ford

The mistral is a wind more tremendous, and more overwhelming, a wind more endowed with personality than any other wind in the globe. We say a northwest wind ; we say a north-easter ; but the mistral is always the mistral, constant in its ...

Google previewEssentials of Meteorology, An Invitation to the Atmosphere (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Mistral is a crater on Mercury. It has a diameter of 110 ...

Google previewAtomic Physics at Accelerators: Mass Spectrometry (2012)

Proceedings of the APAC 2000, held in Cargèse, France, 19–23 September 2000 by David Lunney, Georges Audi, Heinz-Jürgen Kluge

spectrometer, MISTRAL is a unique instrument. It was inspired by the original spectrometer conRF modulator detail | beam magnet: 22 tons 0.8 T secondary. * Now at NSCL, Michigan State University. References 1. Smith, L. G., Phys. Rev.

Google previewThe Living Age ... (1892)

Mistral is the greatest of the Félibres, and perhaps the only one whose works will survive the charming Davidsbund ...

Google previewLittell's Living Age (1892)

by Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell

Mistral is the greatest of the ...

Google previewUSS Grand Rapids (PG-98) (2014)

The Best Fighting Ship The World Has Ever Seen by Bruce Holdt

The mistral is a strong, cold, and usually dry regional wind from France along the Mediterranean coast of France and often causes sudden storms in the Mediterranean. A mistral can reach wind speeds of more than ninety kilometers an hour.

Google previewGeography For Upsc Prelims, 3E

by Singh

Mistral is a similar wind blowing from the Massif Central ...

Google previewConcise Geography Upsc

by Hussain

Mistral is a cold wind. (d) Chinook is a cold wind. 36. The highest density of sea-water is at a temperature of: (a) 0°C (b) 2°C ...

Google previewDimensions of Sustainability (2003)

by Andrew Scott, MIT

The mistral is an extremely strong wind, it's a way of life. When the wind is blowing during certain times of the year, people batten down the hatches. They expect it; it is a way of living. And the building tried to take on that same response. One of ...

Google previewThe Medical Times and Gazette (1876)

The mistral is a very dry and sometimes a cold wind. It may blow fiercely while the sky is perfectly clear and bright. It raises clouds of dust, and whirls them high in the air, and its duration is indefinite. Generally it blows for two or three days at a ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Lesbian Literature (2006)

by Meredith Miller

MISTRAL, GABRIELA • 129 tion to cultural feminism by maintaining and expanding the Women's Art Colony Farm in upstate New York. MIN, ANCHEE ( 1957- ). The Chinese actress and writer Anchee Min grew up during the Cultural ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Mistral

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Mistral

Click on an item to view that photo:


View more pictures about Mistral gagnant and Maserati Mistral.

If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of Glacier breeze, Mistral, katabatic wind. Bora, dangerous wind in the Arctic ocean, Broken nebulosity and bright high cloud. Novaya Zemlya, RussiaSmall photo of Istra, Russia - 04/19/2017 Hotel "Mistral" at night on the panorama of 360 degreesSmall photo of GRENOBLE, FRANCE, December 28, 2017 : Paul Mistral park and Perret tower. Grenoble prepares to commemorate 50 years of Winter Olympic Games that took place in the city and the region.Small photo of Capo Pecora, a pink granite tongue that extends into the blue sea, shaped by incessant water and mistral action and covered by green vegetation, a corner of rough and unspoiled natureSmall photo of View of the bay "Calanques Sugiton" near Marseille in South France on a stormy Mistral daySmall photo of Frederic Mistral - hybrid tea roseSmall photo of Frederic Mistral - hybrid tea rose More...

Video about Mistral

Mistral Meaning

Video shows what mistral means. A strong cold north-west wind in southern France and the Mediterranean.. Mistral Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...

See also the pronunciation examples of Mistral!

Quotes about Mistral

At this moment, by an undeserved stroke of fortune, I am the direct voice of the poets of my race and the indirect voice for the noble Spanish and Portuguese tongues. (Gabriela Mistral)
more quotes about mistral...

Scrabble value of M3I1S1T1R1A1L1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of MISTRAL

What do you get if you rearrange the letters?


See also the blanagrams of Mistral!

Share this page


Go to the usage examples of Mistral to see it in context!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary