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Definition of the noun coyote
What does coyote mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: coyotes
- small wolf native to western North America
- geographic area: Middle America, North America
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- scientific name: Canis latrans
- synonyms of coyote: brush wolf / prairie wolf
- more generic word: wolf = any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs
- more specific word: coydog = offspring of a coyote and a dog
- someone who smuggles illegal immigrants into the United States (usually across the Mexican border)
- a forest fire fighter who is sent to battle remote and severe forest fires (often for days at a time)
Alternative definition of the noun coyote
- A canine species native to North America.
- hyponyms: Belize Coyote ([spelink, Canis latrans goldmani])
- A smuggler of illegal immigrants across the land border from Mexico into the United States of America.
- hyponyms: California Valley Coyote ([spelink, Canis latrans ochropus])
Phrases with Coyote
Phrases starting with the word Coyote:
- coyote bush
- Coyote Mint
- Coyote Ugly
- coyote brush
- Coyote Gilia
- Coyote Gourd
- Coyote Melon
- coyote state
- Coyote Willow
- Coyote Tabacco
- Coyote Tobacco
- Coyote Ceanothus
- Coyote Cloudywing
- Coyote Mountainbalm
Phrases ending with the word Coyote:
- Capnia Coyote
- Eudamus coyote
- Loxosceles coyote
- Stenopogon coyote
- Scleropogon coyote
Other phrase containing the word Coyote:
- Robust Coyote Mint
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- "Coyote" a.k.a. "Fast Food Nation" is a 2006 American/British drama film directed by Richard Linklater. The screenplay was written by Linklater and Eric Schlosser, loosely based on the latter's bestselling 2001 non-fiction book of the same name.
- also known as Geração Fast Food, Megetetett társadalom, Nação Fast Food - Uma Rede de Corrupção
- countries: United States of America, United Kingdom
- languages: English Language, Spanish Language
- producers: Malcolm McLaren & Jeremy Thomas
- executive producers: Chris Salvaterra, Edward Saxon, Eric Schlosser, Jeffrey Skoll, Ricky Strauss, David M. Thompson, Peter Watson
- production design by Bruce Curtis
- art direction by Joaquin A. Morin
- written by Eric Schlosser & Richard Linklater
- based on "Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal" by Eric Schlosser
- Lou Taylor Pucci as Paco
- Greg Kinnear as Don Anderson
- Avril Lavigne as Alice
- Catalina Sandino Moreno as Sylvia
- Ethan Hawke as Pete
- Ana Claudia Talancón as Coco
- Kris Kristofferson as Rudy Martin
- Ashley Johnson as Amber
- Bruce Willis as Harry Rydell
- Paul Dano as Brian
- Patricia Arquette as Cindy
- Wilmer Valderrama as Raul
- Aaron Himelstein as Andrew
- Luis Guzmán as Benny
- Bobby Cannavale as Mike
- Yareli Arizmendi as Gloria
- Esai Morales as Tony
- Juan Carlos Serrán as Esteban
- Armando Hernandez as Roberto
- Ellar Coltrane as Jay Anderson
- cinematography by Lee Daniel
- edited by Sandra Adair
- music by Bill Elm, Friends of Dean Martinez
- costume design by Kari Perkins
- set decoration by Phil Shirey
- genres: Romance Film, Comedy, Drama
- rating: R (USA)
- released on (7 years ago)
- official website: www.foxsearchlight.com/fastfoodnation
- "Coyote" is a 1992 Canadian/French comedy-drama film based on a novel. The film starred Mitsou who was a very popular singer around the time of release.
- countries: Canada, France
- language: French
- director: Richard Ciupka
- producer: Richard Sadler
- production design by Jean-Baptiste Tard
- written by Richard Ciupka, Louise-Anne Bouchard, Michel Michaud & Richard Sadler
- based on "Coyote" by Michel Michaud
- starring: Mitsou
- costume design by Renée April
- location: Canada
- genres: Comedy-drama, Comedy, Drama
- released in (22 years ago)
- "Coyote" is a 2007 independent film created by Brian Petersen and Brett Spackman.
- countries: United States of America, Mexico
- languages: English Language, Spanish Language
- producers: Devin Colvin & Chris Wyatt
- executive producers: Brian Petersen & Brett Spackman
- production design by Stefani Batson
- written by Brian Petersen & Brett Spackman
- Chaz Hales as Jules
- Oswaldo Hernández as Sr. Juarez
- David C. Thompson as Danny Boy
- Robb Hanks as Murdock
- Brett Spackman as J.
- Genesis Curiel as Pablo
- Marina Valle as Mariana
- Carley Adams as Katie
- Chad Peters as Lawrence
- Dante Valle as Dino
- Brian Petersen as Steve
- Vince Heflin as AZ Highway Patrolman
- Devin Colvin as Border Patrol Van Driver
- Juan Jose Aguirre as Mexican DHS Agent
- Craig Reay as American DHS Agent
- Tatiana Peña as Mariana's Sister
- Abram Peña as Mariana's Brother
- P.J. Green as Van Salesman
- Cuete Yeska as Juarez Gang Leader
- Harmony Walton
- Chris Wyatt as Condo Jones
- cinematography by Robb Hanks
- edited by Brett Spackman
- music by Christopher Brady
- genres: Indie film, Crime Fiction, Comedy, Drama
- released on (6 years ago)
- "Coyote" is a 2013 comedy and drama film directed by Joe Eddy.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- genres: Comedy, Drama
- released on
- "Coyote" is a film, directed by Chema Rodríguez.
- country: Spain
- language: Spanish Language
- genres: Documentary, World cinema
- released in (6 years ago)
"Coyote" is science fiction author Allen Steele’s novel of interstellar exploration and settlement. The book is a compilation of some of Steele’s short stories into one epic novel. Perspective is taken from many of the major characters of the book, giving Coyote a well-rounded and satisfying account of the colonization of a new world.
- also known as "Coyote Frontier"
- genres: Science Fiction, Speculative fiction
- copyright: 2005-12-06
- award: - Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel nomination for Allen Steele
Coyote is a comic book character created by Steve Englehart and Marshall Rogers.
There are other characters with Coyote in their name, like Wile E. Coyote.
- "Coyote" is the opening song from Joni Mitchell's 1976 album Hejira and also the album's first single.
- music and lyrics by Joni Mitchell
- "Coyote" is the fifth album by Matt Mays, released on September 4,2012.
- released on
- award: - Juno Award for Rock Album of the Year nomination for Matt Mays
- Coyote a.k.a. Nemanja Kojić, better known by his stage name Hornsman Coyote, is a Reggae/Dub musician of Serbian descent.
- also known as Nemanja "Coyote" Kojić, Nemanja 'Coyote' Kojić
- born on (38 years ago) in Belgrade
- nationality: Serbia
- member of musical groups:
- genres: Reggae, Roots reggae, Dub, Thrash metal, Crossover thrash, Grindcore, Hardcore punk
- album: "Shappa"
- official website: www.myspace.com/hornsmancoyoteeyesburn
- Coyote is a film score composer.
- profession: Film score composer
There are other people with Coyote in their name, like Nana Coyote, Peter Coyote, Coyote Mccloud, Coyote Shivers, Jackie Old Coyote and Harold Goss-Coyote.
- Coyote, originally Burnett is an unincorporated community in a narrowing of Santa Clara Valley astride Coyote Creek, between San Jose and Morgan Hill, in Santa Clara County, California. Its ZIP Code is 95013; there is a small U.S. Post Office.
- Coyote is a census-designated place in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States.
There are other places with Coyote in their name, like Coyote Hills Regional Park.
- The Coyote was a brand of racing chassis designed and built for the use of A.J. Foyt's race team in USAC Championship Car racing including the Indianapolis 500. It was used from 1966 to 1983 with Foyt himself making 141 starts in the car winning 25 times. George Snider had the second most starts with 24. Jim McElreath has the only other win in a Coyote chassis.
- COYOTE, or Call Off Your Old Tired Ethics, is an American sex worker activist organization. COYOTE's goals include the decriminalization of prostitution, pimping and pandering, as well as the elimination of social stigma concerning sex work as an occupation.
- Coyote a.k.a. Coyote in mythology: Coyote is a mythological character common to many Native American cultures, based on the coyote animal. This character is usually male and is generally anthropomorphic although he may have some coyote-like physical features such as fur, pointed ears, yellow eyes, a tail and claws. The myths and legends which include Coyote vary widely from culture to culture.
Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Coyote
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Shaman Wisdom, Shaman Healing (2010)
Deepen Your Ability to Heal with Visionary and Spiritual Tools and Practices by Michael Samuels, M.D., Mary Rockwood Lane, PH.D.
The coyote is the eternal prankster, the trickster. For humans, the...
Overland Monthly and Out West Magazine (1902)
by Bret Harte
The coyote is the tramp of the |e=ert —an enemy to every form of ';.imal life in the region, and all are arrayed against him.
Native Americans in Comic Books (2008)
A Critical Study by Michael A. Sheyahshe
Coyote is a carnal embodiment of the trickster figure seen in many Native cultures and folklore. As a trickster, Coyote is able to outwit and outmaneuver opponents. Thus, while maintaining a heroic style, and subsequently illustrating various ...
The Overland Monthly (1902)
The coyote is the tramp of the ia'ert — an enemy to every form of ani.nai life in the region, and all are arrayed against him.
National Magazine (1915)
VINDICATING THE COYOTE We are indebted to Attorney-General Looney of Texas for the following legal definitions cited or given offhand in a recent ruling: A coyote is a wolf (Attorney-General's ruling). A mule is a horse (Texas Supreme ...
The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales (2007)
by Donald Haase
as an anthropomorphic male, Coyote is the archetypal trickster in stories prevalent in many Native American cultures, including the Pima, Chippewa, Salish, Maya, Apache, Nez Perce, Blackfoot, Chumash, Pawnee, Ute, Thompson, Crow, ...
Encyclopedia of Gender and Society (2009)
by Jodi O'Brien
Call Off Your Old Tired Ethics (COYOTE) is a prostitutes' rights organization founded in 1973 by ex- prostitute Margo St. James. During the early 1970s, second-wave feminism was a strong movement in the United States, but no organization ...
Encyclopedia of the American Short Story, 2-Volume Set, Third Edition
by EPUB 2-3
Coyote is a character in numerous Native American trickster tales. A complexfigure, Coyote has been described as more antihero than hero, aNative American version of the European Everyman, a flawed character whose greatest ...
Encyclopedia of Ancient Deities (2013)
by Charles Russell Coulter, Patricia Turner
Coyote (Native North Americans) Also known as: Ola'li (Maidu People, N.A.), Sedit (Wintun people), Ueuecoyotl (Aztec People,Mexico). Coyote appears with many faces. Hecan be acreator or a teacherofthe people. In some myths ...
Lexicon of Geologic Names of the United States for 1961-1967 (1970)
by Grace C. Keroher
The Coyote Creek Member, or shingle, is at top of formation in Wyoming but pinches out northward into Montana and the Morton becomes upper unit of formation farther north. At type wel1, member was penetrated from 6,425 to 6,505 feet, ...
Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare [2 volumes] (2009)
Second Edition by Marc Bekoff
Coyote Contests Coyote ...
Encyclopedia of American indian Literature, Second Edition
by EPUB 2-3
"Waterbugs" by Peter Blue Cloud is a brief story about storytelling featuring the trickster figure Coyote, Fox Young Man, and Flicker. Coyote tells Fox Young Man that waterbugs, being full of gas, "just fart themselvesin circles allday long" (189).
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Photos about Coyote
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Photo credit: Larry1732
Coyote pup - Turkey Creek - Lexington, Illinois
Photo credit: tlindenbaum
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Photo credit: Caninest
Intently staring at a possible food source.
Photo credit: mrpolyonymous
Photo credit: Michael C. Rael
This coyote was seen in Lincoln Park near Belmont Harbor
Photo credit: John Picken
Photo credit: kozemchuk
The coyote (Canis latrans) is a more secretive resident of Zion. NPS Photo/Sarah Stio
Photo credit: ZionNPS
- Coyote (Canis latrans)
Coyote (Canis latrans)
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Photo credit: Franco Folini
- Coyote with mustard
California Valley Coyote (Canis latrans ochropus) in the San Gabriel Mountains, California, USA. Taken along highway 39 between San Gabriel and Morris Reservoirs.
Photo credit: justinjohnsen
- Coyote along the Firehole River
Coyote along the Firehole River with feathers in mouth;
Photo credit: YellowstoneNPS
- Sunset at Coyote Creek
Taken from the Bridge near Metcalf Road
San Jose, CALIFORNIA
Photo credit: *~Dawn~*
- Yosemite Coyote
Coyote crosses the Mereced River in Yosemite Valley
Photo credit: Rennett Stowe
- Coyote Creek Cascade
Another shot of the little waterfall in Coyote Gulch, UT.
Photo credit: snowpeak
- Coyote Creek Waterfall
This is the tallest of several waterfalls on Coyote Creek in Coyote Gulch, Grand Staircase-Escalante, UT. Taken 8/23/2007.
Photo credit: snowpeak
- Dawn's reflection Coyote Lake
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- Coyote Buttes South rock
Another of the many interesting rock formations at Coyote Buttes South.
Photo credit: snowpeak
- Coyote in hoar frost on Seedskadee NWR
Hoar frost forms during the winter when there is evening fog and no wind. In the morning, as soon as the wind blows or the sun begins to shine, the hoar frost is quickly gone. This coyote was looking for a morning breakfast of meadow vole on Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge. Photo Credit: Tom Koerner/USFWS
Photo credit: USFWS Mountain Prairie
- Maine Coyote
Photo credit: Rich Bard
- Coyote vs. Mouse
A true David and Goliath tale.
Photo taken at Denver's Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildife Refuge.
Credit: Rich Keen, DPRA
Photo credit: USFWS Mountain Prairie
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Videos about Coyote
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- Mrs. Peterson's Reading Vocabulary Coyote School News 12-13
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- Mrs. Peterson's Vocabulary Coyote School News
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- Coyote Country
Filmed in the western United States, this species story is told without humans, of the coyote, its habits and life history.
- Yosemite Mountain Lion vs. Coyote
Yosemite mountain lion appears to be treed by two coyotes. In fact what is going on is a mother mountain lion is distracting the coyotes from her two cubs. T...
- Coyote vs Dog
Innocent dog (Gwenivere) trys to get a drink of water while coyote sneaks up behind her.
- "Coyote attack"
Curious coyote mistakes a turkey hunter for food.
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Quotes about Coyote
Any political agenda and organization which doesn't begin with personal responsibility is just half the argument. It's just not going to succeed. (Peter Coyote)
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Scrabble value of C3O1Y4O1T1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of COYOTE
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