nylghai

nylghai

n. Same as nylghau.
Syn. -- nilgai, nylghau, blue bull, Boselaphus tragocamelus.
[WordNet 1.5]

{

Nyl"ghau

,

Nyl"gau

} (?), n. [Hind. & Per. nlgw, prop., a blue cow; Per. nl blue + gw cow. See Lilac, and Cow the animal.] (Zol.) A large Asiatic antelope (Boselaphus tragocamelus, syn. Portax tragocamelus), found in Northern India; called also the blue bull. It has short horns, a black mane, and a bunch of long hair on the throat. The general color is grayish brown; the male is blue-grey with white markings, and the female is brownish with no horns.
[Written also neelghau, nilgau, nylghai, and nylghaie.]

Syn. -- nilgai, nylghai, blue bull, Boselaphus tragocamelus.
[1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

 

New - Add Dictionary Search to Your Site

You can add a free dictionary search box to your own web site by copying and pasting the following HTML into one of your web pages:

<form action="http://www.freedict.co.uk/search.php" method="post">
 <p style="text-align: center; font-family: sans-serif;">
  <a style="font-weight: bold;" href="http://www.freedict.co.uk/"
     title="FreeDict free online dictionary">FreeDict</a>
  <input type="text" name="word" size="20" value="" />
  <input type="submit" name="submit" value="Search Dictionary" />
 </p>
</form>

 

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Sat 15th December 2018