Definition of Prinia

1. Noun. A genus of Sylviidae.

Exact synonyms: Genus Prinia
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Family Sylviidae, Sylviidae
Member holonyms: Wren Warbler



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prinia

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Princeton
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Princetonian
Princetonians
Principality of Albania
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Principality of Liechtenstein
Principality of Monaco
Principe
Principen
Pringle
Prinia
Prinivil
Print Screen
Print Screens
Priodontes
Priodontes giganteus
Prionace
Prionace glauca
Prionotus
Prionotus carolinus
Prisca
Priscilla
Priscillianist
Priscillianists
Priscoan

Literary usage of Prinia

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Catalogue of the Specimens and Drawings of Mammalia, Birds, Reptiles and by British Museum, Brian Houghton Hodgson (1863)
"prinia Franklinii, Bl. Journ. ASB 1844, p. 376. ... prinia sylvatica, Jerd. a, b. No. 106 or 188. A drawing of nest and egg. ..."

2. Notes on the California Reports, Supplementary to the 1906 Edition of Notes ...by Charles Lawrence Thompson, Bancroft-Whitney Company, California Supreme Court by Charles Lawrence Thompson, Bancroft-Whitney Company, California Supreme Court (1912)
"712, 81 Рас. 24, in action to quiet title to mining claim, plaintiff makes prinia facie case by showing his citizenship, discovery and location in ..."

3. Catalogue of the Specimens and Drawings of Mammalia and Birds of Nepal and by British Museum, Brian Houghton Hodgson (1846)
"A drawing of two figures, natural size. App. t. 15. The BROWN prinia. ... Ann. Nat. Hist. xvi. 200. HODGSON'S prinia. prinia Hodgsoni, Blyth. ..."

4. Catalogue of the Specimens and Drawings of Mammalia and Birds of Nepal and by B. N. Hodgson (1846)
"A drawing of two figures, natural size. App. t. 15. The BROWN prinia. ... prinia Hodgsoni, Blyth. P. gracilis, Jerd. non Frankl. Inhab. Nepal. a. No. 388*. ..."

5. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1845)
"Has an ampler wing and tail than the last and a smaller thumb; its wing is as large as in Orthotomus, and its tail broad and fan-shaped, like prinia. ..."

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