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culver englanniksi

  1. A dove or pigeon, now specifically of the species ''palumbus''.

  2. 1590, Edmund Spenser, ''The Faerie Queene'', II.vii:

  3. Had he so doen, he had him snatcht away, / More light then Culuer in the Faulcons fist.
  4. (c.) anonymous, “(w)” in ''Giles Earle his Booke'' (British Museum, Additional MSS. 24, 665):

  5. The palsie plagues my pulseswhen I prigg yoͬ: piggs or pullenyour culuers take, or matchles makeyour Chanticleare or sullen
  6. 1885, ''The book of the thousand nights and a night'' Vol. 5, Richard Burton:

  7. a culver of the forest, that is to say, a wood-pigeon.
  8. A culverin, a kind of handgun or cannon.

  9. (RQ:Scott Lay of the Last Minstrel)

  10. A dove ((m) spp.)

  11. (RQ:Wycliffe NT Lichfield)

  12. (n-g)