Definitions of auroral

  1. of or relating to the atmospheric phenomenon auroras; "a prominent green line in the spectrum of the auroras is called the `auroral line'" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Belonging to, or resembling, the aurora (the dawn or the northern lights); rosy. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Relating to the aurora. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Belonging to the northern lights. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for auroral

  1. The green auroral curtainings flared out, ran with streaming radiance- as though some Spirit of Jewels had broken bonds of enchantment and burst forth jubilant, flooding the shaft with its freed glories. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  2. Answering her call, the Auroral arch sprang out of the North, spanning the sky with waving banners of orange and violet flame, that illumined the Niobe of the Seasons, as she hovered with out- stretched glittering pinions, and mournful ice- dimmed eyes above her shrouded dead children. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson