Columba

See also: columba

TranslingualEdit

 
Columba oenas

EtymologyEdit

From Latin columba (dove, pigeon).

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Columba f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Columbidae – doves and pigeons.

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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin columba (dove, pigeon). The dove symbolizes the Holy Spirit in Christianity.

Proper nounEdit

Columba

  1. Saint Columba of Iona, one of the Gaelic missionary monks who reintroduced Christianity to Scotland during the Dark Ages.
  2. Any of three other Christian saints who bore the name Columba.
  3. (astronomy) A small winter constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a dove.

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Proper nounEdit

Columba ?

  1. (astronomy) Columba (constellation)