What does the word zephyr mean?

Usage examples for zephyr

  1. " Zephyr shall bring them hither," said he. – Good Stories For Great Holidays Arranged for Story-Telling and Reading Aloud and for the Children's Own Reading by Frances Jenkins Olcott
  2. Mr. Jeffry Tucker not only could and would match zephyr for old ladies, but he knew just how to get passports for pompous English noblemen who had but recently kept country stores on the banks of the river, and for the lovely daughters. – A House Party with the Tucker Twins by Nell Speed
  3. A gentle zephyr blew the casement wide, A woman glided past the tapestry, With russet golden hair, all gowned in gold. – The Dales of Arcady by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe