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What is another word for aurora borealis?
Last Updated: 14th June, 2021
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Also, what is another name for the aurora borealis?
Northern lights are also called by their scientific name, aurora borealis, and southern lights are called aurora australis.
One may also ask, how do you describe Northern Lights? The aurora borealis – otherwise known as the northern lights – is a vivid demonstration of the Earth's magnetic field interacting with charged particles from the sun. It's also beautiful, and worth braving a cold night out when visiting the high northern (or southern) latitudes.
Hereof, what is another word for Aurora?
Synonyms. aurora borealis aurora australis streamer southern lights atmospheric phenomenon northern lights. Antonyms. night old sunrise end stay.
What does Borealis mean?
1. They are both Latin, Aurora Borealis means "morning light coming from the north" and Aurora Australis means "morning light coming from the south". .