What does Tyrannus mean?

Tyrannus meaning in General Dictionary

type genus regarding the Tyrannidae: tyrant flycatchers


Tyrannus meaning in Names Dictionary

A prince; the one that reigns.
Name Origin: Biblical
Name Gender: Male


Sentence Examples with the word Tyrannus

Macgillivray himself it was, apparently, who first detected the essential difference of the organs of voice presented by some of the New-World Passerines (subsequently known as Clarnatores), and the earliest intimation of this seems to be given in his anatomical description of the Arkansas Flycatcher, Tyrannus verticalis, which was published in 1838 (Ornithol.

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