Lampern
Lampern Lam"pern, n. [See {Lamprey}.] (Zo["o]l.) The river lamprey ({Ammoc[oe]tes fluviatilis} syn. {Lampetra fluviatilis}). [1913 Webster]

Note: The name is also applied to other river lampreys. [1913 Webster]


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  • lampern — noun /ˈlæmpərn/ The European river lamprey, Lampetra fluviatilis. <! The 1382 usage should be moved to a Middle English entry when one is created. […]if thou woldest an eel or a laumprun holde with streite hondis, how myche strengerli thou… …   Wiktionary

  • lampern — [ lampən] noun a lamprey of rivers and coastal waters in NW Europe. [Lampetra fluviatilis.] Origin ME: from OFr. lampreion, dimin. of lampreie lamprey …   English new terms dictionary

  • lampern — lam·pern …   English syllables

  • lampern — ˈlampə(r)n noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English lamproun, lampurn, from Middle French lamprion, lampreon, diminutive of lamproie lamprey more at lamprey : a European river lamprey (Lampetra fluviatilis) …   Useful english dictionary

  • lampern leap — a trap for the lampern, Lampetra fluviatilis, in English rivers; presumably a form of fish basket …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Ammocoetes fluviatilis — Lampern Lam pern, n. [See {Lamprey}.] (Zo[ o]l.) The river lamprey ({Ammoc[oe]tes fluviatilis} syn. {Lampetra fluviatilis}). [1913 Webster] Note: The name is also applied to other river lampreys. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lampetra fluviatilis — Lampern Lam pern, n. [See {Lamprey}.] (Zo[ o]l.) The river lamprey ({Ammoc[oe]tes fluviatilis} syn. {Lampetra fluviatilis}). [1913 Webster] Note: The name is also applied to other river lampreys. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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