a daughter of King Aleus who became a priestess of Athena. After being raped by Hercules she bore a son, Telephus.
“O” serves in place of “Ohr” (ear); “Au” in place of “Auge” (eye).
The Mind of the Child, Part II W. Preyer
Picot was one of Frotté’s old officers, and during the wars of the Chouannerie had been commander-in-chief of the Auge division.
The House of the Combrays G. le Notre
There was a ford where the French, laden with their weight of spoils, meant to cross the river Dive into the district of Auge.
The Normans Sarah Orne Jewett
Mme. de Beauseant’s estate was close to a little town in one of the most picturesque spots in the valley of the Auge.
The Deserted Woman Honore de Balzac
But her (Auge) he received and brought up well, and cherished in the palace, honouring her even as his own daughters.
Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica Homer and Hesiod
August Friedrich Ferdinand von [ou-goo st free-drikh fer-di-nahnt fuh n] /ˈaʊ gʊst ˈfri drɪx ˈfɛr dɪˌnɑnt fən/ (Show IPA), 1761–1819, German dramatist. Historical Examples Martin walked on, and turned to the left down the path that leads to the Kotzebue gate. The Vultures Henry Seton Merriman Kotzebue says that he was the first seafarer who […]
August [ou-goo st] /ˈaʊ gʊst/ (Show IPA), 1887–1914, German painter. Historical Examples Captain Macke met the Major and saluted him as a revered stranger. Cupid in Africa P. C. Wren Captain Macke brought a prepared siphon of “sparklet” water and his ration whisky. Cupid in Africa P. C. Wren
August von [ou-goo st fuh n] /ˈaʊ gʊst fən/ (Show IPA), 1849–1945, German field marshal. Historical Examples On 31st May the fortress fell, and at 3.30 on the morning of 2nd June von Mackensen entered the city. The Childrens’ Story of the War, Volume 4 (of 10) James Edward Parrott Meanwhile, Mackensen in Dobrudja was […]
August Ferdinand [ou-goo st fer-di-nahnt] /ˈaʊ gʊst ˈfɛr dɪˌnɑnt/ (Show IPA), 1790–1868, German mathematician. Contemporary Examples Congressional reasoning at times resembles a mobius strip of hypocrisy. Bonfire of the Inanities Christopher Buckley March 21, 2009 also Moebius, 1904 in reference to the Mobius strip (earlier Moebius unilateral paper strip, 1899), named for German mathematician August […]