ossifrage

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin ossifraga (osprey), ossifragus (osprey), from ossifragus (bone breaking).

NounEdit

ossifrage (plural ossifrages)

  1. (obsolete) The lammergeier.
  2. (obsolete) The young of the sea eagle or bald eagle.

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

ossifrage

  1. vocative singular of ossifragus
Last modified on 26 August 2013, at 20:45