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Definition of the noun CYNUS
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Cynus is a genus of Canidae, described by Agassiz in 1846.
- synonym: genus Cynus
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Mammalia
- order: Carnivora
- family: Canidae
- genus: Lycaon
Cynus a.k.a. Kynos or Cynus is an ancient settlement site with finds of the Bronze and Early Iron Age, which was discovered on the edge of the town of Livanates in Central Greece. The archaeological site is thus also referred to as Pyrgos Livanaton. The coastal site, overlooking the Euripos and neighbouring Euboea, has been identified with the city of Kynos, mentioned in the Homeric catalogue of ships Kynos was the seaport of Opus in Eastern Locris.
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Lexicon Iuridicum Iuris Cæsarei simul, et Canonici: Feudalis item, Civilis Criminalis: theoretici ac practici ... Editio secunda ... cum præfationibus ... Dionysii Gothofredi&... Hermanni Vulteii. (Complementum lexici perfecti.) (1645)
Treutl Cynus. Diuus. A. Gellius.
Acta of the International Dante Symposium, 1316 Nov. 1983, Hunter College, New York by Giuseppe C. Di Scipio, Aldo Scaglione
sunt, puta Cynus pistoriensis et amicus eius” (ibid.). This epithet of subtilis must be added to dulcis as a conclusive designation of the ...
Clavis Homerica: or, Lexicon of all the words which occur in the Iliad: translated ... with corrections and additions. By J. Walker ... Third edition (1829)
by Homer, Antonius ROBERTI, John WALKER (A.B.)
Ki'mog, s, n', Cynus, a city of the Locritms, built on ...
A New Dictionary of Ancient Geography, exhibiting the modern in addition to the ancient names of places (1803)
by Charles Pye
CYNUs, the port of the Opuntii, in Locris. CYoN Esus, an island in the Nile, oppofite to Cynopolis. * CYP ERA, a city of Theffaly, to the s of the Peneus. CYPARIss A. See ANT1c YRA. CYPARISSA, ) - -: CY PAR1ss EA, : £ CY PARIss1, ...
by J. S. Forsyth
Asnno'cYNus. (From avnp, a man, and 711111), a woman). An effeminate person . Hipp. An hermaphrodite. Asnao'mou. Androninm. A kind of plaster used by ngineta for carbuncles, invented by Andron. _ Asnnorooos scnnNANrnus, Juncus ...
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Whooper Swan (Cygnus cynus)
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Scrabble value of C3Y4N1U1S1
The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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