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  • 1 Crow — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase Crow (desambiguación). Los crow, llamados en su propia lengua apsaróka o apsálooke, son una tribu amerindia de los Estados Unidos, cuyo territorio histórico corresponde al valle …

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  • 2 Crow — (engl. crow [kɹoʊ], „Krähe“) bezeichnet: eine der beiden Hauptfiguren der Zeichentrickfilm Reihe The Fox and The Crow eine fiktive Gestalt aus Comicbüchern und darauf basierenden Filmen, siehe The Crow einen nordamerikanischen Indianerstamm,… …

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  • 3 Crow — Crow, n. [AS. cr[=a]we a crow (in sense 1); akin to D. kraai, G. kr[aum]he; cf. Icel. kr[=a]ka crow. So named from its cry, from AS. cr[=a]wan to crow. See {Crow}, v. i. ] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A bird, usually black, of the genus {Corvus} …

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  • 4 CROW — Peuple des plaines de l’Amérique du Nord, les Indiens Crow appartiennent à la famille linguistique sioux; ils sont, par leur histoire, liés aux Hidatsa du haut Missouri. Probablement attirés par le commerce des chevaux, les Crow se séparèrent des …

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  • 5 crow — crow; crow·dy; es·crow·ee; gal·li·crow; gor·crow; pil·crow; crow·die; es·crow; crow·stepped; …

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  • 6 crow — Ⅰ. crow [1] ► NOUN 1) a large perching bird with mostly glossy black plumage, a heavy bill, and a raucous voice. 2) informal an old or ugly woman. ● as the crow flies Cf. ↑as the crow flies ORIGIN O …

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  • 7 crow — crow1 [krō] n. [ME croue < OE crawa, akin to Ger krähe, ON kraka < IE base * ger , echoic of hoarse cry > CRAKE, CRANE, CRACK1] 1. a) any of a genus (Corvus) of large, nonmigratory corvids with glossy black plumage and a typical harsh… …

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  • 8 Crow — (kr[=o]), v. i. [imp. {Crew} (kr[udd]) or {Crowed} (kr[=o]d); p. p. {Crowed} ({Crown} (kr[=o]n), Obs.); p. pr. & vb. n. {Crowing}.] [AS. cr[=a]wan; akin to D. kraijen, G. kr[aum]hen, cf. Lith. groti to croak. [root]24. Cf. {Crake}.] 1. To make… …

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  • 9 Crow — [krō] n. [transl., via Fr gens de corbeaux, lit., people of the ravens, of their native name, apsáaloke, Crow people ] 1. pl. Crows or Crow a member of a North American Indian people living in the upper basins of the Yellowstone and Bighorn… …

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  • 10 Crow — Crow, Jim →↑Jim Crow …

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  • 11 crow|dy — crow|die or crow|dy «KROW dee», noun. Scottish. a thick mixture of oatmeal and water; gruel; porridge. ╂[origin uncertain] …

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  • 12 Crow — (spr. kroh), Krähenindianer, Absaroka, Indianerstamm der Siouxfamilie, in den Prärien südl. vom Yellowstone River bis gegen das Felsengebirge, jetzt in zwei Reservationen im Staate Montana …

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  • 13 Crow — Indian tribe of the American Midwest, the name is a rough translation of their own name, Apsaruke …

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  • 14 crow — vb *boast, brag, vaunt, gasconade …

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  • 15 crow — verb, meaning ‘to make the sound of a cock’ and ‘to boast’, has past forms crowed (more usual) and crew (only in the first meaning, often in allusion to the cock in the New Testament account of Christ s betrayal). The past participle is always… …

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  • 16 crow — [v] brag, exult babble, blow, bluster, boast, cackle, caw, cock a doodle doo*, cry, flourish, gas, gloat, glory in, gurgle, jubilate, mouth, prate, puff, rodomontade, squawk, strut, swagger, triumph, vaunt, whoop; concept 49 …

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  • 17 crow|er — «KROH uhr», noun. 1. a cock that crows. 2. a person that crows …

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  • 18 Crow — For other uses, see Crow (disambiguation). Crow American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) Scientific classification Kingdom …

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  • 19 crow — crow1 /kroh/, n. 1. any of several large oscine birds of the genus Corvus, of the family Corvidae, having a long, stout bill, lustrous black plumage, and a wedge shaped tail, as the common C. brachyrhynchos, of North America. 2. any of several… …

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  • 20 Crow — /kroh/, n. 1. a member of a Siouan people of eastern Montana. 2. a Siouan language closely related to Hidatsa. [1795 1805; trans. of North American F (gens des) Corbeaux Raven (people), literal trans. of Crow apsá·loke a Crow Indian] * * * North… …

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