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phoebe 1

Pronunciación: /ˈfiːbi/

sustantivo

An American tyrant flycatcher with mainly grey-brown or blackish plumage.
  • Genus Sayornis, family Tyrannidae: three species.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • I can hear the songs of migrating birds: phoebes, white-throated sparrows, towhees, catbirds, chipping sparrows.
  • I'm thinking a phoebe, purple martin, starling fluttering up, a kingbird, I have no idea what's on the lowest wire, a nuthatch and a robin.
  • Like other phoebes, Say's Phoebes bob their tails.

Origen

Early 18th century: imitative; influenced by the name Phoebe.

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Phoebe 2

Pronunciación: /ˈfiːbi/
1 Greek Mythology A Titaness, daughter of Uranus (Heaven) and Gaia (Earth). She became the mother of Leto and thus the grandmother of Apollo and Artemis. In later Greek writing her name was often used for Selene (Moon).
2 Astronomy A satellite of Saturn, the furthest from the planet and with an eccentric retrograde orbit, discovered in 1898 (average diameter 220 km).

Origen

From Greek Phoibē, literally 'bright one'.

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