Attagen
Attagas At"ta*gas, Attagen At"ta*gen, n. [L. attagen a kind of bird, Gr. ?, ?.] (Zo["o]l.) A species of sand grouse ({Syrrghaptes Pallasii}) found in Asia and rarely in southern Europe. [1913 Webster]

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  • Attăgen — (gr.), Feld u. Waldhuhn, vielleicht Haselhuhn …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • attagen — is (L). A snipe; a grouse …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • ATTAGEN Graecis — Latinis Rusticula, Gallis Gelinotte, Italis Francolino; avis est, ad mensarum delitias expetita. Glossae Α᾿τταγην`, Gallina rustica. Plinius, Attagen maxime celeber Ionicus et vocalis alias, captus vero obmutescens quondam existimatus inter rar… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • attagène — [ ataʒɛn ] n. m. • 1802; « sorte d oiseau » 1676; lat. zool. attagenus, du gr. attagên ♦ Zool. Insecte coléoptère (dermestidés) dont la larve s attaque aux fourrures, matelas, tapis. ● attagène nom masculin (grec attagên, ênos, sorte d oiseau… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Attagas — At ta*gas, Attagen At ta*gen, n. [L. attagen a kind of bird, Gr. ?, ?.] (Zo[ o]l.) A species of sand grouse ({Syrrghaptes Pallasii}) found in Asia and rarely in southern Europe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Syrrghaptes Pallasii — Attagas At ta*gas, Attagen At ta*gen, n. [L. attagen a kind of bird, Gr. ?, ?.] (Zo[ o]l.) A species of sand grouse ({Syrrghaptes Pallasii}) found in Asia and rarely in southern Europe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • JONIA — Asiae min. regio, separatur ab Aeolide Hermo fluv. rigaturqueve fluviis Caistro et Maeandro, et per oram litor, extenditur, cum caeli bonitate, tum sitûs cummodiatenulliregionum posthabenda. Herod. l. 1. et seqq. Hinc dives Ovid. dicitur Fast. l …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • francolin — Francolin, Nom d oyseau, Attagen, Attagena …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Aussehen — 1. Das sieht bös aus, sagte Steffen, da hatte ihn eine Mücke auf die Nase gestochen. Holl.: Dat is een erg gat, zei meester Jan, en het was een kakhiel. (Harrebomée, I, 32.) 2. Elendiglich aussehen, ist genug gebeten. *3. A sieht aos, as wan a… …   Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

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