Rukh Rukh, n. [Srr {Roc}.] 1. The roc. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) A large bird, supposed by some to be the same as the extinct Epiornis of Madagascar. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • rukh — Roc Roc, n. [Ar. & Per. rokh or rukh. Cf. {Rook} a castle.] A monstrous bird of Arabian mythology. [Written also {rock}, and {rukh}.] Brande & C. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rukh — ba·rukh·zy; ku·rukh; …   English syllables

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  • rukh — [ru:k] noun another term for roc. Origin from Hindi rūkh …   English new terms dictionary

  • Rukh —    This giant bird from Arabic legends was big enough to carry off elephants for food. The Roc had two horns on its head and four humps on its back. Also called Roc.    See Roc …   The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology

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