anfisbena

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

anfisbena f ‎(plural anfisbene)

  1. amphisbaena

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

anfisbena f (plural anfisbenas)

  1. (Ancient Greek mythology) amphisbaena (mythical serpent having a head at each end of its body)
  2. amphisbaena (any of the genus Amphisbaena of legless lizards)

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin amphisbaena, from Ancient Greek ἀμφίσβαινα ‎(amphísbaina, literally going both ways), from ἀμφίς ‎(amphís, on both sides) + βαίνω ‎(baínō, I walk, step).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anfisbena f ‎(plural anfisbenas)

  1. (Greek mythology) amphisbaena
  2. worm lizard

Synonyms[edit]