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Augur Au"gur, n. [L. Of uncertain origin: the first part of
the word is perh. fr. L. avis bird, and the last syllable,
gur, equiv. to the Skr. gar to call, akin to L. garrulus
1. (Rom. Antiq.) An official diviner who foretold events by
the singing, chattering, flight, and feeding of birds, or
by signs or omens derived from celestial phenomena,
certain appearances of quadrupeds, or unusual occurrences.
2. One who foretells events by omens; a soothsayer; a
diviner; a prophet.
Augur of ill, whose tongue was never found Without a
priestly curse or boding sound. --Dryden.
AugurAugur Au"gur, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Augured; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To conjecture from signs or omens; to prognosticate; to
My auguring mind assures the same success. --Dryden.
2. To anticipate, to foretell, or to indicate a favorable or
an unfavorable issue; as, to augur well or ill.
Augur Au"gur, v. t.
To predict or foretell, as from signs or omens; to betoken;
to presage; to infer.
It seems to augur genius. --Sir W.
I augur everything from the approbation the proposal
has met with. --J. F. W.
Syn: To predict; forebode; betoken; portend; presage;
prognosticate; prophesy; forewarn.
Meaning of Augur from wikipedia
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) is a 55–60 cm long African
bird of prey. The taxonomy
on this species
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(Italian Tomba degli
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for by a misinterpretation
of one of the fresco figures
- Christopher Columbus Augur
(July 10, 1821 – January
16, 1898) was an American military
officer, most noted
for his role in the American Civil
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) Broad-winged hawk (Buteo platypterus
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