Definition of Notus in English:

Notus

noun

literary, poetic
  • The south wind, frequently personified; (Greek Mythology) the god of the south wind, son of Eos and Astraeus.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Trevisa (c1342–?1402), translator. From classical Latin Notus the south wind, the south from ancient Greek Νότος the south wind, god of the south wind, the south; of uncertain origin, perhaps related to classical Latin nāre to swim.

Pronunciation

Notus

/ˈnəʊtəs/