Meaning of Peafowl



English: Peafowl
Bangla: ময়ূর বা ময়ূরী
Hindi: मोर, मयूर
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Definition: 1

any of several gallinaceous birds of the genera Pavo, of India, Sri Lanka, southeastern Asia, and the East Indies, and Afropavo, of Africa.

Definition: 2

either of two large pheasants, Pavo cristatus (blue peafowl) of India and Ceylon and P. muticus (green peafowl) of SE Asia. The males (peacocks) have a characteristic bright plumage See peacock (sense 1)

Definition: 3

a rare closely related African species, Afropavo congensis (Congo peafowl), both sexes of which are brightly coloured