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Tehama

Definition of the noun Tehama

What does Tehama mean as a name of something?

Tehama is a genus of Crambidae, described by Hulst in 1888.

Place

Tehama is a city in Tehama County, California, United States. The population was 418 at the 2010 census, down from 432 at the 2000 census.

Miscellanea

Tehama is a genus of moths of the Crambidae family. It contains only one species, Tehama bonifatella, the Western Lawn Moth, which is found in Greenland and North America, where it has been recorded from Alberta, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Labrador, Manitoba, Nevada, Quebec and Washington. The habitat consists of grasslands.

Phrases with Tehama

Phrases starting with the word Tehama:

  1. Tehama Chaparral
  2. Tehama Dwarf-Flax
  3. Tehama Nevadellus
  4. Tehama Bonifatella
  5. Tehama Copper Moss
  6. Tehama Bonifatellus
  7. Tehama Inornatellus
  8. Tehama Pincushionplant

Phrases ending with the word Tehama:

  1. Genus Tehama
  2. Cupido Tehama
  3. Lycaena Tehama
  4. Callobius tehama
  5. Dicranota tehama
  6. Hyptiotes tehama
  7. Rhyacophila tehama
  8. Species Cupido Tehama
  9. Species Lycaena Tehama
  10. Speyeria hydaspe tehama
  11. species Callobius tehama
  12. species Dicranota tehama

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Tehama

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Google previewCalifornia Blue Book, Or State Roster (1913)

Tehama is the third incorporated town (population 221) in the county, and lies in the heart of one of the richest sections in the State. This is a junction of the...

Google previewCalifornia Blue Book (1913)

Tehama is the third incorporated town (population 221) in the county, and lies in the heart of one of the richest sections in the State. This is a junction of the...

Google previewThe History of Arabia (1834)

Ancient and Modern ... by Andrew Crichton

Tehama is the flat sandy belt that extends along the Red Sea, nearly from Akaba to Aden ; though DESCRIPTION OF ARABIA. 45.

Google previewLithologic Controls of Tiered Pressure Distributions in Selected Sedimentary Basins (2008)

The Tehama is a thick sequence of interbedded continental sandstones, conglomerates, and shales (Weagant, 1972). Lithologies, Pressures, and Mechanisms (Table 5) The pressure-depth data analyzed for the Sacramento Basin is specific ...

Google previewHarper's Family Library (1834)

TEHAMA is the flat sandy belt that extends along the Red Sea, nearly from Akaba to Aden; though it DESCRIPTION OF ARABIA. 45.

Google previewThe Present State of All Nations (1769)

Containing a Geographical, Natural, Commercial, and Political History of All the Countries in the Known World by Tobias George Smollett

Tehama is a small province, bounded on the west by the Red Sea ...

Google previewSacred Geography (1813)

Or, A Gazetteer of the Bible. Containing, in Alphabetical Order, a Geographical Description of All the Countries, Kingdoms, Nations and Tribes of Men, with All the Villages, Towns, Cities, Provinces, Hills, Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Seas, and Islands, Mentioned in the Sacred Scriptures, Or Apocrypha, Including an Account of the Religion, Government, Population, Fulfilment of Prophecies, and Present Condition of the Most Important Places by Elijah Parish

The Tehama is a region of sand, about two day's journey in breadth, which surrounds the peninsula of Arabia, from near Suez to the mouth of the Euphrates. This circle of desolation was probably once the bed of the sea, which is still retreating ...

Google previewA New System of Modern Geography, Or, A General Description of All the Considerable Countries in the World (1810)

Compiled from the Latest European and American Geographies, Voyages and Travels : Designed for Schools and Academies by Elijah Parish

The Tehama is a region of sand about two days' journey in breadth, which surrounds the peninsula of Arabia, from near Suez to the mouth of the Euphrates. This circle of desolation was probably once the bed of the sea, which is still retreating.

Google previewThe History of Arabia, Ancient and Modern ... (1838)

by Andrew Crichton

- TEHAMA is the flat sandy belt that extends along the Red Sea, nearly from Akaba to Aden; though it DESCRIPTION OF ArabLA. 45 .

Google previewOver the Range to the Golden Gate (1891)

A Complete Tourist's Guide to Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, California, Oregon, Puget Sound, and the Great North-West by Stanley Wood

Tehama is the junction of the Willows Branch of the Southern Pacific Railroad with the main line. It is situated in a good wheat- growing country on the west bank of the Sacramento River, and here irrigation is not found necessary for the ...

Google previewCalifornia Place Names (1949)

A Geographical Dictionary

but Tehama is an Arabian generic for 'hot lowlands' and is found repeatedly in geographical nomenclature in Arabia. In California the name certainly fits the topography of the location. According to Clara Hisken, the name is an Indian word ...

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1979)

by Geoffrey W. Bromiley

At one time there were volcanoes along the western part of the interior, and large lava fields separate the Nejd from the coastal regions of the Hejaz and the Tehama. In Arabic such an area is designated as hand, and on the map we may note ...

Google previewLexicon of Geologic Names of the United States: M-Z (1938)

Tehama formation. Pliocene: Northern California (Tehama County). R. D. Russell and W. L. Wander Hoof, 1931 (Univ.

Google previewLexicon of Geologic Names of the United States (1938)

(including Alaska) ...

Tehama fm. — Name proposed by Mr. Bussell. Consists of 2,000 ± ft. of massive pale greenish-gray to pale-buff sandy clays, which are usually tuffaceous. Intercalations of sand and gravel, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Geography, ancient and modern, etc (1834)

by Josiah CONDER (Editor of “The Patriot.”.)

The Tehama, or low country of Yemen, comprising the rest of the coast of the Red Sea, to the Bab el Mandeb, and including Mocha and Aden. 3. Hadramaut, on the coast of the Arabian Sea. 4. Omaun, the eastern extremity of the peninsula, ...

Google previewA dictionary of geography, ancient and modern (1834)

by Josiah Conder

The Tehama, or low country of Yemen, comprising the rest of the coast of the Red Sea, to the Bab el Mandeb, lad including Mocha and Aden. 3. Hadramaut, on the coast of the Arabian Sea. 4. Omaun, the eastern extremity of the peninsula, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)

Yemen consists or two natural divisions differing greatly in soil and climate; the one called Tehama, or Lowlands, bordering on the Red Sea, is a dry and sandy plain, near two days journey in breadth, and scorched by the most intolerable heat ...

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica, or, Dictionary of arts, sciences, and general literature (1853)

Abulfeda mentions five provinces, Tehama, Nedjed, Hedjaz, Yemen, and Arudh or Ared, but this division too is incomplete. The opinion of the Baron von Hammer , who collected and compared a vast □unount of geographical evidence from ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1853)

Ana - Ast

Abulfeda mentions five provinces, Tehama, Nedjed, Hedjaz, Yemen, and Arudh or Ared, but this division too is incomplete. The opinion of the Baron von Hammer , who collected and compared a vast amount of geographical evidence from ...

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