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Definition of the noun Amandava

What does Amandava mean as a name of something?

Amandava is a genus of Estrildidae, described by Blyth in 1837.

Amandava is a genus of Estrildidae, described by Blyth in 1836.

Phrases with Amandava

Phrases starting with the word Amandava:

  1. Amandava formosa
  2. Amandava amandava
  3. Amandava subflava
  4. Amandava Amandava Punicea
  5. Amandava Amandava Amandava
  6. Amandava Amandava Flavidiventris

Phrases ending with the word Amandava:

  1. genus Amandava
  2. Myrsidea Amandava
  3. Fringilla Amandava
  4. species Amandava amandava
  5. Species Myrsidea Amandava
  6. Species Fringilla Amandava
  7. Subspecies Amandava Amandava Amandava

Other phrases containing the word Amandava:

  1. species Amandava formosa
  2. species Amandava subflava

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amandava

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Google previewPantologia (1819)

A New Cabinet Cyclopaedia Comprehending a Complete Series of Essays, Treatises, and Systems Alphabetically Arranged; with a General Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Words ... Illustrated with Elegant Engravings ... By J.M.Good, O.Gregory (and) N.Bosworth

It is called amandava by Linnéus. The species consists of two varieties. See FR ING ! LLA. AMA IN. a.d. (from main, or maigne, old Fr.) With vehemence; with vigour (Dryden). AMA IN, in the sea-language, a term inporting to lower something at ...

Google previewThe New American Encyclopedic Dictionary (1906)

An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford

Estrelda amandava is the Red and E.

Google previewThe Eponym Dictionary of Birds (2014)

by Bo Beolens, Michael Watkins, Michael Grayson

amandava decouxiDelacour & Jabouille 1928 NCR [JS Amandavaamandava punicea] Aimé Decoux (d.1961) was aviculturist nearLimoges, France, a friend an ofthesenior author.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Dr. Daniel Simberloff, Dr. Marcel Rejmanek

Japanese bush-warblers Cettia diphone, varied tits Parus varius, Japanese white- eyes, red-crested cardinals Paroaria coronata, northern cardinals Cardinalis cardinalis, red avadavats Amandava amandava, and black-headed mannikins ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

amandava (red munia) is the only estrildid with a dull nonbreeding plumage. There are 27 genera, with 138 species, most of which are popular cage birds, found in Africa, southern Asia, Australasia, and Pacific Ocean islands.

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1897)

a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge, with a new atlas of the world ... by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

the specific name of the amadavat, FringiUa amandava (Linnaeus), now Estrilda amandava, used by Bonaparte in 1850 as a generic name of that section of the genus amarantn (am a-ranth), n. in designations ...

Google previewInstant Encyclopaedia of Geography (1993)

by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha

are all Afrotropical endemics, although Estrilda may be related to Amandava, which also occurs in the Oriental region. Within Africa, all these montane species have ...

Google previewA dictionary, Hindoostanee and English (1808)

Originally compiled for his own private use, by Capt. Joseph Taylor. Revised and prepared for the press, with the assistance of learned natives in the College of Fort William, by W. Hunter, M.D. by Joseph Taylor (Major.)

(Fingila Amandava ) H. 61 7. 2. o, chuttee, n.s. f. Scarcity, want. -- \ H. L., choosiya , n. s. m. 1 A spy to to thieves, the head of a gang of thieves. 2 s. A lock of hair left on the head when the rest is shaved. S. o. chutiya, n.s. m. (ETH) A pupil, ...

Google previewThe British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences (1809)

by William Nicholson

Tlms the amedahad finch, (frin- gilla amandava,) ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Amandava, Lath. ; le Bengali Picquet'e, Buff. ; Amaduvade, Edwards. About the size of a Wren : plumage generally brown mixed with red, darker on the back, but darkest on the belly ; coverts, breast and side's tipped with white ; quills ...

Google previewThe British Encyclopedia (1809)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

Thus the amedabad finch, (fringilla amandava,) and the golden pheasant, ...

Google previewAmerican Edition of the British Encyclopedia (1819)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

Thus the amedabad finch, (fringilla amandava,) and the golden pheasant, have been said to possess yellow bones; but this is not true In the garpike (esox belone) the bones are green; and in some varieties of the common fowl in the East ...

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Small photo of Female of Red avadavat, munia or strawberry finch (Amandava) beautiful brown bird with red eyes perching on grass stick over blur green background, exotic animal More...

Scrabble value of A1M3A1N1D2A1V4A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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