Definition of the noun Aasvogel
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noun - plural: aasvogels
- [rare, literary] Any of a number of species of South African vulture
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by Ernest Weekley
aasvogel [SAfr.]. Vulture. Du., lit. carrion fowl; cf. Ger. aas, carrion, prob, cogn. with essen, to eat. ab-. L., from, away; cogn. with of (q.v.). Also a-, abs -, aba. Substitute for sextent, invented by, and named from, Antoine d'Abbadie.
seriema,skimmer, skylark, spadger, sparrow, sunbird, swallow, tanager, tiercel, tinamou, titlark, touraco,vulture, wagtail, warbler, waxbill,wrybill, wryneck 08 aasvogel,accentor, adjutant, aigrette, antpitta, beeeater, bellbird,blackcap, bobolink, ...
" AASVOGEL, as'fd-gel (South African Dutch for 'carrion-bird'). Any of several ...
by Charles Augustus Maude Fennell
aasvogel, sb. : Ger.
The Chambers Dictionary (1998)
by Allied Chambers
aasvogel its' fool (SAfr), oras'fo-gil .
by Rudolf Marloth
Aasvogel bessie. Maurocenia Frangula, an ornamental shrub of the coastal districts with dark foliage and blueish-black berries. E: Hottentot cherry. Abiquas geelhout v. Davib. Abraham's book. Massonia Bowkeri (Na). Aehtdag genees bos.
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Scrabble value of A1A1S1V4O1G2E1L1
The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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