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Definition of Afer

Afer Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
JM Latin-English Dictionary
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African; inhabitant of north coast of Africa (except Egypt); Carthaginian
Afer Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
The southwest wind.
  
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afer
\a"fer\ (&?;), n. [l.] the southwest wind.


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 publius terentius afer 
Afer Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Afer may refer to:
  • Afer, an individual of the Afri tribe after which the continent of Africa is probably named
  • Afer, a Roman cognomen in reference to Africa; see below for some examples of people with this name. See also list of Roman cognomina.
  • Afer ventus, another name for Lips, the Roman deity of the southwest wind. See Anemoi.
  • The Afep pigeon (Columba unicincta)
  • A song on the 1991 Enya album Shepherd Moons

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