from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of or relating to the west wind.
- adj. Mild; benign.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. pertaining to the west wind; mild, gentle
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to the west wind; soft; mild; gentle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to the west wind; hence, favorable; propitious.
Latin Favōniānus, from Favōnius, the west wind.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin favonianus, from Favonius ‘the West Wind’. (Wiktionary)
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