Migjorn is a region (Catalan: Comarca) on the Balearic island of Mallorca. It is basically the southern continuation of the level of Pla de Mallorca. Despite the rather flat character of the landscape of Mallorca's southernmost region has an elevation of 500 meters above sea level. In the 509 meter high Puig Sant Salvador in the town of Felanitx is the Monastery of Sant Salvador Santuari. The mountain is the highest elevation in the southern part of the Serres de Levante. http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Migjorn
xaloc -->Catalan language-->Siroco-->, scirocco, jugo or, rarely, siroc is a Mediterranean wind that comes from the Sahara and reaches hurricane speeds in North Africa and Southern Europe. It is known in North Africa by the Arabic word qibli or ghibli (قبلي i.e. "coming from the qibla".)
garbi-->Basque language -->Means "clean, pure" in Basque.
Gharbi -->Arabic , meaning western, may refer to
Gharbi, Afghanistan, village in Afghanistan.
Gharbi, Tunisia, western island off the Tunisian coast.
Hodh El Gharbi, region in Mauritania.
Seer Gharbi, Union Council in NWFP, Pakistan.
Mangowal Gharbi, village in Punjab, Pakistan. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gharbi
ponent -->1974: There was an ambiguity surpassing conjecture in her eyes, and the wind rose up around us in that half barbaric Russian garden with its alien Diana blackened by snows and fierce ponent winds — Guy Davenport, Tatlin!
ponent --Catalan language-->speaker
mestral-->Catalan language-->mistral-->The mistral is a strong, cold and usually dry regional wind in France, coming from the north, which accelerates when it passes through the valleys of the Rhone and the Durance Rivers to the coast of the Mediterranean Sea around in the Camargue region. It affects the northeast of the plain of Languedoc and Provence to the east of Toulon, where it is felt as a strong west wind. It has a strong influence all along the Mediterranean coast of France, and often causes sudden storms in the Mediterranean between Corsica and the Balearic Islands
gregarious-->growing together: describes plants that grow in clusters
llevant--> Catalan language-->east
The Levante (German: East) is a landscape zone on the east side of the Balearic island of Mallorca. It includes the municipalities of Arta, Capdepera, Manacor, Son Servera and Sant Llorenç des Cardassar (San Lorenzo).
Tramontane (Tramuntana, Tramontana) is a classical name for a northern wind. The exact form of the name and precise direction varies from country to country. The word came to English from Italian tramontana, which developed from Latin trānsmontānus (trāns- + montānus), "beyond the mountains/across the mountains", referring to the alps in the North of Italy. The word has other non-wind-related senses: it can refer to anything that comes from, or anyone who lives on, the other side of mountains, or even more generally, anything seen as foreign, strange, or even barbarous.
The Winds of the Mediterranean
Mistral A cold, dry wind blowing from the north over the northwest coast of the Mediterranean Sea, particularly over the Gulf of Lions. Also called CIERZO. See also FALL WIND.
Viento de Levante or the Levanter refers to an easterly wind that blows in the western Mediterranean Sea, an example of mountain-gap wind.
The Gregale is a Mediterranean wind that can occur during times when a low pressure area moves through the area to the south of Malta and causes a strong, cool, northeasterly wind to affect the island. It also affects other islands of the Western Mediterranean.
The Poniente is a warm and dry westerly wind blowing in the Straits of Gibraltar and along the coasts of the north-western Mediterranean. It is the opposite of the Levante (Levanter).