halibut

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English[edit]

halibut

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English haly ‎(holy) + obsolete butt ‎(flatfish), since the fish was often eaten on holy days.

Noun[edit]

halibut ‎(plural halibuts or halibut)

  1. A large flatfish of the genus Hippoglossus, which sometimes leaves the ocean floor and swims vertically.

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Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

halibut m anim

  1. halibut

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

halibut m ‎(plural halibuts)

  1. halibut

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