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Definition of the noun kulan

What does kulan mean as a name of something?

Kulan is the vernacular name of the Equus hemionus, a species of Equus.

  • geographic area: Europe and Asia

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Google previewBulletin (1932)

by Östasiatiska museet

The kulan is a graceful and fleet animal, which, when pursued, playfully gallops away from the hunter. On the steppes there are hardly any carnivores capable of hunting the kulan; the wolves do not dare to attack the asses, which strike ...

Google previewThe Travels of a Hindoo to Various Parts of Bengal and Upper India (1869)

by Bholanauth Chunder

'Sundani Kulan is a fine large Santhal village, situate close under the hills, and surrounded by sheets of mustard cultivation. The village is about one mile in length ; being one long street one house deep, with about one hundred family ...

Google previewJohnson's Household Book of Nature (1880)

Containing Full and Interesting Descriptions of the Animal Kingdom : Based Upon the Writings of the Eminent Naturalists Audubon, Wallace, Brehm, Wood, and Others by Hugh Craig

The Kulan is a child of the steppes, and peoples the most dissimilar portions thereof. Although preferring the vicinity of lakes and rivers, it does not avoid the waterless and barren regions, nor even the hills, provided they are steppe-like, that is, ...

Google previewLife in the Grasslands (ENHANCED eBook) (1998)

by Edward P. Ortleb

The kulan is a wild ass that was once found across most of the steppe. Today it is found only in Mongolia. Another herbivore is the Bactrian camel, also now found in small numbers. An unusual antelope is the saiga, characterized by its large ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English (2017)

by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.

lak, -s AM ku'ldk, "kulaek, -S RUS ku'lak kulan BR 'ku.lon, -z AM "kulan, ...

Google previewMason's World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties (2002)

by Valerie Porter

hemionus khur: see Indian wild ass Equus hemionus kulan: see kulan Equus hemionus luteus: see chigetai Equus hemionus onager: see Iranian onager Equus kiang: see kiang Eroway: see Sudano-Sahelian Etbai: (NE Sudan)/smaller var.

Google previewThe Horse Encyclopedia (2016)

by Elwyn Hartley Edwards

from the Thar desert in India; kulan ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

QUILON, kwā-lön (Kayan Kulan): town of India, in the state Travancore, 35 m. n.w.. from Trivanderam. It is on the sea-coast, in a bight where ships may anchor and have shelter. Q. has a barrack for European troops, a hospital, a jail, etc.

Google previewAn English and Oordoo Dictionary, in Roman Characters (1845)

With the Accentuation of the Oordoo Words, Calculated to Facilitate Their Pronunciation by Europeans by Joseph T. Thompson

Chhatee-lugână, guleh-lugāna Huge, a, bura, kulan, uzéem, muha Hulk, s. kholya kothee juházee Hull, s. khol Hum, v. goongoonāna; (as bees oo: (a le) Hüman, a. insánee, bushree: s. (being) adumzâd, insán, admee, bushur Humāne , ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

_ DOLT, MULE, KULAN, ONAGER assail _ BESET, STONE, ATTACK Assam capital _ SHILLONG silkworm _ ERIA tribe _ AO, AKA, AHOM, GARO, NAGA ...

Google previewNew Oxford Rhyming Dictionary (2012)

by Oxford University Press

kulan ...

Google previewSimon & Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And Reference Book (1999)

by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions

domestic springbok entellus karakul ox, musk squirrel ermine kiang ox, wild squirrel, flying fennec kinkajou panda bear squirrel, ground ferret koala pangolin squirrel, gray fitch kudu panther squirrel, red flying squirrel kulan peccary steenbok ...

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Equus hemionus kulan lamp shade

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Small photo of Crows on the backs of kulan (onager; lat. Equus hemionus). The crows get to eat the insects and the kulan get their backs scratched.Small photo of The head of the Turkmen Kulan closeupSmall photo of Profile of the Turkmenian kulan (Equus hemionus kulan), also called Transcaspian wild ass, Turkmenistani onager or simply the kulan.Small photo of Turkmenian kulan (Equus hemionus kulan), also known as the Transcaspian wild ass. Wild life animal.Small photo of Turkmenian kulan (Equus hemionus kulan) portraitSmall photo of Young kulan , also known as the Transcaspian wild ass. Wild life animal. Equus hemionus kulanSmall photo of Kulan , also known as the Transcaspian wild ass. Wild life animal. Equus hemionus kulan. More...

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Scrabble value of K5U1L1A1N1

The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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