Last modified on 14 March 2015, at 23:27

beshow

EnglishEdit

Anoplopoma fimbria sablefish
Thaleichthys pacificus candlefish

EtymologyEdit

From Makah bishowk, cognate to Nootka mi·ša·wi·ḥ.

NounEdit

beshow (plural not attested)

  1. A large food fish (Anoplopoma fimbria) of the north Pacific coast; the candlefish / sablefish.

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