aeolian aeolian

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of one of four linguistic divisions of the prehistoric Greeks
  2. (n) the ancient Greek inhabitants of Aeolia
  3. (adj) of or pertaining to Aeolus, the Greek god of the winds; relating to or caused by the wind
  4. (adj) of or relating to Aeolis or its ancient Greek people

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • Mario Siletti's Polonius is consummately aeolian.

News

  1. Longwood Gardens' organ contest adds soundscape to landscape

    To celebrate the 2011 restoration and rededication of its 80-year-old Aeolian organ, Longwood Gardens will crown the winner of its inaugural International Organ Competition tonight.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The News Journal

  2. VHA wants Carr, Aeolian developer to partner

    Vicksburg Housing Authority officials want Aeolian and Carr Central developer Brownstone to partner with the housing authority in a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development demonstration program.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Vicksburg Post

Quotes

  • "Aeolian is more than a venue, it's a community and it's crucial to support the people that make a community of performers, teachers, students, artists, volunteers and writers thrive," Gryner says. "You just have to go to one show there to...
    on Jun 8, 2010 By: Emm Gryner Source: London Free Press

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