Corvus

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Translingual[edit]

Corvus brachyrhynchos

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Latin corvus (raven)

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Corvus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Corvidae — the true crows: ravens, crows, jackdaws and the rook.

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  • 2006, Gill, F. and Wright, M., Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276:

English[edit]

Corvus constellation map

Etymology[edit]

From Latin corvus (raven, crow)

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Corvus

  1. (astronomy) A constellation of the southern sky south of the constellation Virgo, said to resemble a crow.

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