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Definition of Sirocco

Sirocco
Sirocco Si*roc"co (s[i^]*r[o^]k"k[-o]), n. In general, any hot dry wind of cyclonic origin, blowing from arid or heated regions, including the desert wind of Southern California, the harmattan of the west coasts of Africa, the hot winds of Kansas and Texas, the kamsin of Egypt, the leste of the Madeira Islands, and the leveche of Spain.
Sirocco
Sirocco Si*roc"co, n.; pl. Siroccos. [It. sirocco, scirocco, Ar. shorug, fr. sharq the rising of the sun, the east, fr, sharaca to rise as the sun. Cf. Saracen.] An oppressive, relaxing wind from the Libyan deserts, chiefly experienced in Italy, Malta, and Sicily.

Meaning of Sirocco from wikipedia

- Sirocco (/sɪˈrɒkoʊ/ sih-RO-koh), scirocco, or, rarely, siroc (see § Names below) is a Mediterranean wind that comes from the Sahara and can reach hurricane...
- Sirocco (hatched 23 March 1997) is a kākāpō, a large, flightless, nocturnal parrot, and one of the 249 remaining kākāpō in the world. He achieved individual...
- Look up sirocco or siroc in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Sirocco is a hot, fast Mediterranean wind. Sirocco or similar spellings may also refer to:...
- Sirocco is a 1951 American film noir directed by Curtis Bernhardt and starring Humphrey Bogart. The film name is derived from Sirocco, a strong wind blowing...
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- USS Sirocco (PC-6) is the sixth Cyclone-class patrol ship of the U.S. Navy. Sirocco was laid down 20 June 1992 by Bollinger Shipyards in Lockport, Louisiana...
- Sirocco is the second album from Australian rock band Australian Crawl. It was released in July 1981 and on 3 August, it topped the Australian charts...
- Jack Sirocco (1882–1954) was a New York City gangster involved in labor racketeering and strikebreaking. Originally a lieutenant in Paul Kelly's Five...