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Meaning of AUREOLE

Pronunciation:  'oree`owl

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  an indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint
  2. [n]  the outermost region of the sun's atmosphere; visible as a white halo during a solar eclipse

AUREOLE is a 7 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: aura, corona, gloriole, glory, halo, nimbus
 See Also: glow, glowing, light, lightness, nimbus, nimbus cloud, radiance, rain cloud



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: annular muscle, annulus, anthelion, antisun, areola, aura, chaplet, circle, circuit, circumference, circus, closed circle, corona, coronet, countersun, crown, cycle, diadem, discus, disk, eternal return, fairy ring, garland, glory, halo, lasso, logical circle, loop, looplet, lunar corona, lunar halo, magic circle, mock moon, mock sun, moon dog, nimbus, noose, O, orbit, paraselene, parhelic circle, parhelion, radius, rainbow, ring, rondelle, round, roundel, saucer, solar corona, solar halo, sphincter, sun dog, vicious circle, wheel, wreath