alción

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin halcyōn, from Ancient Greek ἀλκυών (alkuṓn, kingfisher).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /alˈθjon/, [al̟.ˈθjõn]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /alˈsjon/, [al.ˈsjõn]

NounEdit

alción m (plural alciones)

  1. kingfisher
    Synonyms: martín pescador, alcedón, guardarrío

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