Lexicographical Neighbors of Evejar
Literary usage of Evejar
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"... that they can 1 Other English names of the bird are evejar, fern-owl, churn-owl and wheel-bird—the last from the bird's song resembling the noise made ..."
2. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"So light is it that the act of brooding, even where there is • Other English names of the bird ire evejar, Fern-Owl, Churn- Owl, and Wheel-bird—the last ..."
3. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1910)
"Lone on the fir-branch, his rattle-note unvaried, Brooding o'er the gloom, spins the brown evejar. Darker grows the valley, more and more forgetting: So ..."
4. The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1900 by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (1908)
"Lone on the fir-branch, his rattle-note unvaried, Brooding o'er the gloom, spins the brown evejar. Darker grows the valley, ..."