ETYM French, from Provençal.
A strong north wind that blows in France during the winter.
Strong cold north wind of S France.
Cold, dry, northerly wind that occasionally blows during the winter on the Mediterranean coast of France, particularly concentrated along the Rhône valley. It has been known to reach a velocity of 145 kph/90 mph.
Severozapadni vetar koji duva na Jadranskom i Sredozemnom Moru. Maestral.