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Definition of the noun accipiter gentilis

What does accipiter gentilis mean as a name of something?


  1. large hawk of Eurasia and North America used in falconry
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • synonym of Accipiter gentilis: goshawk
    • more generic word: hawk = diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail
    • member of: Accipiter / genus Accipiter = type genus of the family Accipitridae

Phrases with Accipiter gentilis

Phrases starting with Accipiter gentilis:

  1. Accipiter gentilis apache
  2. Accipiter gentilis laingi
  3. Accipiter gentilis albidus
  4. Accipiter gentilis gentilis
  5. Accipiter gentilis arrigonii
  6. Accipiter gentilis buteoides
  7. Accipiter gentilis fujiyamae
  8. Accipiter gentilis schvedowi
  9. Accipiter gentilis marginatus
  10. Accipiter gentilis atricapillus

Other phrases containing Accipiter gentilis:

  1. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Apache
  2. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Laingi
  3. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Albidus
  4. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Gentilis
  5. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Arrigonii
  6. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Buteoides
  7. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Fujiyamae
  8. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Schvedowi
  9. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Marginatus
  10. Subspecies Accipiter Gentilis Atricapillus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Accipiter gentilis

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Falconry (2000)

by Adrian Walker

NAMES, Scientific In the binomial system of classification, employing the generic and specific names (example Accipiter gentilis, the goshawk), the first indicates the genus; the second identifies the species and distinguishes one living thing ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Animal Predators (2017)

Learn about Each Predator's Traits and Behaviors; Identify the Tracks and Signs of More Than 50 Predators; Protect Your Livestock, Poultry, and Pets by Janet Vorwald Dohner

(Accipiter gentilis) DESCRIPTION Larger than the Cooper's hawk, the Northern goshawk is also bulkier and stronger; average-sized birds are 21 inches long, with a wingspan of 41 inches, and weigh 2 pounds. A white eyebrow separates the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of New York State (2005)

by Peter R. Eisenstadt, Laura-Eve Moss

cooperii Vermivora chrysoptera Ammodramus savannarum Eremophila alpestris Accipiter gentilis Pandion haliaetus Melanerpes erythrocephalus Buteo lineatus Ammodramus maritimus Accipiter striatus Pooecetes gramineus Caprimulgus ...

Google previewHelm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names (2010)

by James A. Jobling

Accipiter gentilis). Palumboena (syn. Columba) From syn. genus Palumbus Kaup , 1829, pigeon; Gr. oinas pigeon. palumboides From specific name Columba palumbus Linnaeus, 1758, Common Wood Pigeon; Gr. -oide#s resembling ...

Google previewAntarctica and the Arctic Circle: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Earth's Polar Regions [2 volumes] (2014)

by Andrew Jon Hund

or the Northern Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis). Like all falcons, the gyrfalconsÊ eyes are dark appearing black. Male gyrfalcons are smaller than females.

Google previewDictionary (2005)

by Claus Peter Zoller

the Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis)'. Regarding popular etymology cf. G itspuki. iSpit", -a" (note accent) n.f a type of grass which has to be watered and which is fed to cattle'. Psht. Spěšta “lucerne”. is ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Sweetfish - tree snake (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

Predatory birds such as the northern goshawk, Accipiter gentilis, in turn ...

Google previewBritannica Concise Encyclopedia (2008)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

Northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis). KARL H. MASLOWSKI gospel music Form of black American music derived from Pentecostal church worship services and from spiritual and BLUES singing. Recordings of Pentecostal preachers' sermons ...

Google previewRoutledge Macedonian-English Dictionary (1998)

by Reginald George Arthur De Bray, Peter M. Hill, Sunčica Mirčevska, Kevin Windle, Australian National University

coward; weakling 3 jacrpee кокошкар (Accipiter gentilis) goshawk кокошкин adj chicken's, hen's; кокошкино ...

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