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Look up Aurora, aurora in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.

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Aurora most commonly refers to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

Aurora may also be: The Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, shines above Bear Lake Aurora Borealis as seen over Canada at 11,000m (36,000 feet) Red and green Aurora in Fairbanks, Alaska “Aurora Borealis” redirects here. ... Aurora, by Guercino, 1621-23 (ceiling fresco in the Casino Ludovisi, Rome), a classic example of Baroque illusionistic painting Aurora was the ancient Roman equivalent of Eos, the ancient Greek goddess of the dawn. ...


Arts

Literature

Aurora is a fictional character, a Canadian superheroine in the Marvel Comics universe. ... Aurora is a fictional planet in Isaac Asimovs Robot Series. ... The Aurora Awards (Prix Aurora) are given out annually for the best Canadian science-fiction and fantasy literary works from that year, and are awarded in both English and French. ... Aurora was a science fiction & fantasy society from Rijeka, Croatia. ...

Music

Grappelli (left) and Jean-Luc Ponty (right). ... Aurora ) was an album produced by Susumu Hirasawa and released on February 25, 1994. ... Aurora 歐若拉 is Angela Changs second Chinese album. ... Aurora is the second album of post-rock band Esmerine. ... Aurora is an album in 2004 by Bada. ... Aurora Heads is an American electronic music band formed in 1987 by an American percussionist Asyrah and a Japanese synthesizer musician AQi Fzono in New York. ... William Southcombe Lloyd Webber (1914-1982) was an organist and composer, and was Director of the London College of Music from 1964 until his death. ... There Is Nothing Left to Lose is the third album by Foo Fighters, released in 1999. ... For other articles with similar names, see Vespertine (disambiguation). ... For the alternative rock group, see Veruca Salt (band) Veruca Salt is a character from the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, written by Roald Dahl. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... Need information on Canadian record label Aurora Records. ... Aurora is an electronic music project by Sacha Collision and Simon Greenaway. ...

Visual media

Aurora is an episode of the science fiction television series Stargate Atlantis. ... The Aurora class battleship is a fictional class of spacecraft in the science fiction television series Stargate Atlantis. ... Aurora Community Television is an Australian subscription television channel that screens programs about Australia and the Australian community. ... The Children of God (COG), later known as the Family of Love, the Family, and now the Family International (TFI), is a new religious movement, widely referred to as a cult by the media and some government organizations, that started in 1968 in Huntington Beach, California, United States. ... Princess Aurora in Walt Disneys Sleeping Beauty Princess Aurora is a fictional character, who appears as the princess in Walt Disneys 1959 adaptation of Sleeping Beauty. ... Princess Aurora is the name of the leading character in: Sleeping Beauty (Tchaikovsky), a ballet by Tchaikovsky Sleeping Beauty (1959 film), an animated feature by Disney Princess Aurora is also a South Korean film. ... Auroa wallpaper in Vista Aurora is a wallpaper created by the Microsoft design team, set as the default Windows Vista wallpaper (except on Starter & Entrerprise edtions). ...

People

Wiktionary has related dictionary definitions, such as: Aurora, aurora Aurora is a given name for women. ... Aurora Aragon Quezon (February 19, 1888–April 28, 1949), was the wife of Manuel L. Quezon, President of the Philippines. ... Comedian Aurora Browne Aurora Browne is a Canadian actress and comedian from Toronto, Ontario. ... Aurora Königsmarck Countess Maria Aurora (von) Königsmarck (8 May 1662–16 February 1728), was a Swedish noblewoman who became a mistress of Augustus the Strong, elector of Saxony and king of Poland. ... Aurora Robles (born 1980 in Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico) is a supermodel. ... Baroness Aurora Stjernvall (7 August 1808, Pori - 13 May 1902, Helsinki), in first marriage Demidov and in second Karamzin was a Finnish supporter of arts. ... Aurora Snow (born November 26, 1981 in Santa Maria, California[3]) is the pseudonym of an American pornographic actress and occasional director. ... Lt-Gen Jagjit Singh Aurora (February 13, 1916 - May 3, 2005) was the Indian commander whose comprehensive defeat of Pakistan in 1971 led to the creation of Bangladesh. ...

Places

In Australia

York Park (now known as Aurora Stadium) is the major Australian rules football ground located in Inveresk, an inner city suburb of Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. ... Aurora Tower The Aurora Tower is a skyscraper in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. ... Aurora is a new suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia designed to provide homes with ground-breaking energy and water efficiency. ...

In Canada

Motto: Youre in Good Company This map shows the location of Aurora, in relation to York Region. ... Aurora Cable Internet is a Canadian company, which provides digital cable television, cable internet and VOIP service in the towns of Aurora and Oak Ridges, Ontario. ... Aurora Transit operated public transit in northern York Region and merged with the current York Region Transit system. ... Aurora College is a college in the Northwest Territories, Canada with campuses in Inuvik, Fort Smith and Yellowknife. ...

In the Philippines

Aurora is a province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region. ... Aurora is a 4th class municipality in the province of Isabela, Philippines. ... Aurora is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines. ...

In South Africa

Aurora is a town on the west coast of South Africa. ...

In South Atlantic

An 1868 map of South America, showing the Aurora Islands east of the Falkland Islands. ...

In the United States

Nickname: The Gateway to the Rockies Location of Aurora in Colorado County Arapahoe, Adams, Douglas  - Mayor Ed Tauer (R) Area    - City 369. ... Aurora Reservoir is a 31,650 acre-foot reservoir located in the southeastern reach of Aurora, Colorado. ... Nickname: Location in the Chicago Metropolitan Area Country State Counties Kane, DuPage, Kendall and Will Founded 1837 Government  - Mayor Tom Weisner (D) Area  - City 39. ... Aurora University in Aurora, Illinois is a private liberal arts college that admits both men and women students to four-year undergraduate, masters and doctoral degree programs. ... Aurora is a city located in Dearborn County, Indiana. ... Aurora is a city located in Buchanan County, Iowa. ... Aurora is a city located in Cloud County, Kansas. ... Aurora is a town located in Hancock County, Maine. ... Aurora is a city located in St. ... Aurora is a city in Lawrence County, Missouri, United States. ... Hamilton County courthouse Aurora is a city located in Hamilton County, Nebraska in the United States of America. ... Aurora, Nevada is a ghost town located in western central Nevada approximately three miles from the California border. ... Another Aurora is a town in Erie County, New York. ... Another Aurora is a village in Cayuga County in the Finger Lakes Region. ... Position within Erie County. ... The Aurora Expressway is an expressway in western New York state, in the area of Lake Erie and the city of Buffalo. ... Aurora is a town located in Beaufort County, North Carolina. ... Location in Ohio Coordinates: , Country United States State Ohio County Portage Government  - Mayor Lynn E. McGill Area  - City 24. ... Aurora is a city located in Marion County, Oregon. ... Aurora is a town located in Brookings County, South Dakota. ... Aurora is a town in Wise County, Texas, United States. ... Aurora is a city located in Sevier County, Utah. ... Aurora is an unincorporated community located in Preston County, West Virginia, USA. Aurora was originally a German settlement. ... Aurora is a town located in Florence County, Wisconsin. ... Aurora is now part of the city of Kenosha, Wisconsin, in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, but was the site of one of the areas earliest post offices, opened in the early 1830s at the Willis Tavern, the Aurora community center on the west side of the old Green Bay Trail... Aurora is a town located in Taylor County, Wisconsin. ... Aurora is a town located in Waushara County, Wisconsin. ... Aurora County is a county located in the state of South Dakota. ... Aurora Township is a township located in Steele County, Minnesota. ...

In Vanuatu

Maéwo Maewo (or Maéwo; also Aurora Island) is an island in Vanuatu in Penama province, 105 km to the east of Espiritu Santo. ...

Sciences

Biology

Aurora Kinases are serine/threonine kinases that are essential for cell proliferation. ...

Computers

The Aurora Engine is a game engine developed by BioWare for use in computer and console role-playing games. ... The Aurora toolset is included in the game Neverwinter Nights, allowing players to create their own adventures and share them with others by using a module (a game made in the toolkit), potentially more advanced than the campaign included with the game. ... Direct Revenue is a New York City company founded in 2002, known for creating spyware or adware programs. ... Aurora SPARC Linux is a Linux distribution, based on Fedora Core, for SPARC-based computers. ...

Space

The Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, shines above Bear Lake Aurora Borealis as seen over Canada at 11,000m (36,000 feet) Red and green Aurora in Fairbanks, Alaska “Aurora Borealis” redirects here. ... 94 Aurora is one of the largest main belt asteroids. ... The Aurora Programme is a programme of the European Space Agency established in 2001 with the primary objectives of creating, and then implementing, a European long-term plan for exploration of the Solar System using robotic spacecraft and human spaceflight. ... This is a list of the albedo features of the planet Mercury as seen by early telescopic observation. ...

Vehicles and vessels

Aircraft

  • Aurora aircraft, a possible United States Air Force hypersonic spy plane
  • CP-140 Aurora, maritime patrol and anti-submarine warfare aircraft of the Canadian Air Force

Aurora (also credited as the SR-91 Aurora) is the popular name for a hypothesised American reconnaissance aircraft, believed by some to be capable of hypersonic flight at speeds of Mach 5+. According to the hypothesis, the Aurora was developed in the 1980s or 1990s as a replacement for the... CP-140 Aurora The CP-140 Aurora is a long range patrol aircraft of the Canadian Air Force. ...

Automobiles

The 1904 Aurora Tri-Motor was an English tricar manufactured for one year only; the 3½hp automobile was designed along motorcycle lines. ... The Aurora was an American automobile manufactured by Father Alfred A. Juliano, a Catholic priest, from 1957 to 1958. ... The Oldsmobile Aurora was a luxury car made by the Oldsmobile division of General Motors and launched in 1995. ...

Marine

The steam yacht Aurora (SY Aurora) was built by Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd. ... The Aurora (Russian: Авро́ра; English transliteration: Avrora) is a Russian protected cruiser, currently preserved as a museum ship in St. ... Ten vessels of the British Royal Navy have been called HMS Aurora, named after the Roman Goddess of the dawn. ... Aurora entered service in the year 2000 and is owned and operated by P&O Cruises. ... The M/V Aurora is a feeder vessel for the Alaska Marine Highway System. ... An 1868 map of South America, showing the Aurora Islands east of the Falkland Islands. ... MV Aurora Australis MV Aurora Australis The Aurora Australis is an icebreaker under the command of the Australian Antarctic Division (AAD). ...

Railway locomotives

The Comet class were 12 4-4-0 saddle tank broad gauge locomotives operated on the South Devon Railway and associated railways. ...

Others


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