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Definition of Horned snake
Horned snakeHorned Horned, a.
Furnished with a horn or horns; furnished with a hornlike
process or appendage; as, horned cattle; having some part
shaped like a horn.
The horned moon with one bright star Within the nether
Horned bee (Zo["o]l.), a British wild bee (Osmia
bicornis), having two little horns on the head.
Horned dace (Zo["o]l.), an American cyprinoid fish
(Semotilus corporialis) common in brooks and ponds; the
common chub. See Illust. of Chub.
Horned frog (Zo["o]l.), a very large Brazilian frog
(Ceratophrys cornuta), having a pair of triangular horns
arising from the eyelids.
Horned grebe (Zo["o]l.), a species of grebe (Colymbus
auritus), of Arctic Europe and America, having two dense
tufts of feathers on the head.
Horned horse (Zo["o]l.), the gnu.
Horned lark (Zo["o]l.), the shore lark.
Horned lizard (Zo["o]l.), the horned toad.
Horned owl (Zo["o]l.), a large North American owl (Bubo
Virginianus), having a pair of elongated tufts of
feathers on the head. Several distinct varieties are
known; as, the Arctic, Western, dusky, and striped horned
owls, differing in color, and inhabiting different
regions; -- called also great horned owl, horn owl,
eagle owl, and cat owl. Sometimes also applied to the
long-eared owl. See Eared owl, under Eared.
Horned poppy. (Bot.) See Horn poppy, under Horn.
Horned pout (Zo["o]l.), an American fresh-water siluroid
fish; the bullpout.
Horned rattler (Zo["o]l.), a species of rattlesnake
(Crotalus cerastes), inhabiting the dry, sandy plains,
from California to Mexico. It has a pair of triangular
horns between the eyes; -- called also sidewinder.
Horned ray (Zo["o]l.), the sea devil.
Horned screamer (Zo["o]l.), the kamichi.
Horned snake (Zo["o]l.), the cerastes.
Horned toad (Zo["o]l.), any lizard of the genus
Phrynosoma, of which nine or ten species are known.
These lizards have several hornlike spines on the head,
and a broad, flat body, covered with spiny scales. They
inhabit the dry, sandy plains from California to Mexico
and Texas. Called also horned lizard.
Horned viper. (Zo["o]l.) See Cerastes.
Meaning of Horned snake from wikipedia
different—similar, but the Horned Serpent
than the Tie-Snake
. To the Muscogee
people, the Horned Serpent
is a type of underwater
, horn(ed) snake
, New Jersey
, North American
, pilot snake
, and white gopher snake
- night snake
Nic**** snake Narrowhead Garter Snake
Nose-horned viper Rhinoceros viper Vipera ammodytes Parrot snake Mexican parrot snake Patchnose snake
- ŠÀ.TÙR or MUŠ.ŠÀ.TUR, lit. "Venomous Snake
") was an ancient Mesopotamian mythological
creature, a horned snake
with two forelegs
and wings. It was also...
cerastes, commonly known
as the Saharan horned viper
or the horned desert
viper, is a venomous species
of viper native
to the deserts
- designation. The example pictured
of a full body suit in progress displays
a horned snake
on the chest
that wraps around
to the back continuing
onto the right...
in the tales
"The Horned Serpent
Runs Away with a Young
Wife who is Rescued
by the Thunderer" and "Thunder Destroys Horned Snake
". In "The Great
- The great horned
owl (Bubo virgini****), also known
as the tiger
owl (originally derived
as the "winged tiger" or "tiger...
- the goddess Eobshin
was the snake goddess
of wealth, as snakes
ate rats and mice that gnawed
on the crops. The Horned Serpent appears
in the mythologies...
- peronii, commonly known
as the horned
, Peron's sea snake
, and the spiny-headed seasnake, is a species
of venomous snake
in the subfamily
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