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Meaning of NESTOR

Pronunciation:  'nestur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a genus of Psittacidae
  2. [n]  (Greek mythology) a wise old counselor to the Greeks at Troy
 

NESTOR is a 6 letter word that starts with N.

 

 Synonyms: genus Nestor
 
 See Also: bird genus, counsellor, counselor, family Psittacidae, kea, Nestor notabilis, Psittacidae

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Nes"tor\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A genus of parrots with gray heads. of New Zeland and papua,
allied to the cockatoos. See {Kaka}.

 
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