Scops giu
Scops owl Scops" owl` [NL. scops, fr. Gr. ? the little horned owl.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small owls of the genus {Scops} having ear tufts like those of the horned owls, especially the European scops owl ({Scops giu}), and the American screech owl ({S. asio}). [1913 Webster]

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  • Scops owl — [NL. scops, fr. Gr. ? the little horned owl.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small owls of the genus {Scops} having ear tufts like those of the horned owls, especially the European scops owl ({Scops giu}), and the American screech owl… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • S asio — Scops owl Scops owl [NL. scops, fr. Gr. ? the little horned owl.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small owls of the genus {Scops} having ear tufts like those of the horned owls, especially the European scops owl ({Scops giu}), and the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Совка — (Scops giu) маленькая сова (дл. 17 стм) с большими поднимающимися ушными пучками перьев, с неполным лицевым диском, с заходящим за крылья хвостом, с почти голыми пальцами и с коротко оперенной плюсной. Распространена в средней и южной Европе, в… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Сплюшка — (Scops giu) см. Совка …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Owl —    1) Heb. bath haya anah, daughter of greediness or of shouting. In the list of unclean birds (Lev. 11:16; Deut. 14:15); also mentioned in Job 30:29; Isa. 13:21; 34:13; 43:20; Jer. 50:39; Micah 1:8. In all these passages the Revised Version… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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