Hammerkop
Hammerkop \Ham"mer*kop\ (h[a^]m"m[~e]r*k[o^]p), n. (Zo["o]l.) A bird of the Heron family; the umber. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hammerkop — Taxobox name = Hammerkop status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 status ref = [IUCN2006|assessors=BirdLife International|year=2004|id=49615|title=Scopus umbretta|downloaded=12 May 2006 Database entry includes justification for why this species is… …   Wikipedia

  • hammerkop — ˈhamə(r)ˌkäp noun also hammerkop bird or hammerkop stork ( s) Etymology: Afrikaans hamerkop, from hamer hammer + kop …   Useful english dictionary

  • hammerkop — [ haməkɒp] noun variant spelling of hammerkop …   English new terms dictionary

  • hammerkop — kūjagalviai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Scopus angl. hammerkop vok. Hammerkopf, m rus. молотоглав, m pranc. ombrette du Sénégal, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – kūjagalviniai siauresnis terminas – kūjagalvis …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • hammerkop — kūjagalvis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Scopus umbretta angl. hammerkop vok. Hammerkopf, m rus. молотоглав, m; молотоголовая цапля, f; сумеречная цапля, f; теневая птица, f pranc. ombrette du Sénégal, f ryšiai:… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • hammerkop — kūjagalviniai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Scopidae angl. hammerkop vok. Schattenvögel rus. молотоглавовые; теневые цапли pranc. scopidés ryšiai: platesnis terminas – kūjagalviniai paukščiai siauresnis terminas –… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • hammerkop — ham·mer·kop (hămʹər kŏp ) n. See hammerhead.   [Partial translation of Afrikaans hamerkop: hamer, hammer + kop, head (from Middle Dutch, probably from Late Latin cuppa …   Universalium

  • hammerkop — noun A bird from southern Africa, Scopus umbretta, of the Scopidae family and related to the herons. Syn: anvilhead, hamerkop, hammerhead, hammerhead stork, hammerkopf, tufted umber, umber bird, umbrette …   Wiktionary

  • hammerkop — brown African heron with hammer shaped crest on head Unusual Animals …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • hammerkop — n. wading bird of the heron family native to Africa and southwest Asia …   English contemporary dictionary

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