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Definition of August

August

  1. Of a quality inspiring mingled admiration and reverence; having an aspect of solemn dignity or grandeur; sublime; majestic; having exalted birth, character, state, or authority.
  2. The eighth month of the year, containing thirty-one days.

August Quotations

It is a historical error for those who were not there to just refer to August 28th as 'I Have a Dream' speech day. That is a real disservice to those who were there. It was a sad day. It was not a celebration environment.
Jesse Jackson

That smell of freshly cut grass makes me think of Friday night football in high school. The smell of popcorn and cigar smoke reminds me of the stadium. The cutting of the grass reminds me of the August practice.
Garth Brooks

I suddenly realized how much I loved her when we attended Alfred Hitchcock's 75th birthday party last August. There was something magical about that night, and it made me see how much she really meant to me.
Rod Taylor

I was in Vienna in August 1968 for a meeting of the International Federation of Multiple Sclerosis Societies, of which I was co-founder, and we wanted a 20th country to join. They asked for a volunteer to go to Prague to get Czechoslovakia to do it, and my hand always goes up first.
Shirley Temple

Prayer is an august avowal of ignorance.
Victor Hugo
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August Translations

august in Afrikaans is Augustus
august in Danish is august
august in Dutch is oogstmaand, augustus
august in Finnish is elokuu
august in German is August {m}, erhaben
august in Hungarian is magasztos, augusztus
august in Italian is agosto
august in Norwegian is august
august in Portuguese is Agosto
august in Spanish is agosto, augusto
august in Swedish is augusti
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