a reddish-brown hummingbird, Selasphorus rufus, of western North America.
noun, Falconry. 1. a temporary, loosely fitted hood used on newly captured hawks.
noun 1. a male given name: from a Latin word meaning “red-headed.”. red, the son of Simon the Cyrenian (Mark 15:21), whom the Roman soldiers compelled to carry the cross on which our Lord was crucified. Probably it is the same person who is again mentioned in Rom. 16:13 as a disciple at Rome, whose […]
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noun 1. Rufus Daniel Isaacs, 1st Marquis of, 1860–1935, Lord Chief Justice of England 1913–21; viceroy of India 1921–26. 2. a city in Berkshire, in S England. 3. a city in SE Pennsylvania. 4. a town in E Massachusetts, near Boston. 5. a city in SW Ohio. noun 1. the act of a person who […]
noun 1. a thick fabric for covering part of a floor, often woven of wool and often having an oblong shape with a border design. Compare carpet. 2. the treated skin of an animal, used as a floor covering: a bear rug. 3. Chiefly British. a piece of thick, warm cloth, used as a coverlet, […]