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Meaning of MAVIS

Pronunciation:  'meyvis

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  common Old World thrush noted for its song
 

MAVIS is a 5 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: song thrush, throstle, Turdus philomelos
 
 See Also: genus Turdus, thrush, Turdus

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ma"vis\ (m[=a]"v[i^]s), n. [F. mauvis, Arm. milvid,
milfid, milc'hhouid, Corn. melhuez.] (Zo["o]l.)
The European throstle or song thrush ({Turdus musicus}).

 

 

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