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Definition of Marten
martenMartin Mar"tin, n. [F. martin, from the proper name Martin.
Cf. Martlet.] (Zo["o]l.)
One of several species of swallows, usually having the tail
less deeply forked than the tail of the common swallows.
[Written also marten.]
Note: The American purple martin, or bee martin (Progne
subis, or purpurea), and the European house, or
window, martin (Hirundo, or Chelidon, urbica), are
the best known species.
(a) The bank swallow. See under Bank.
(b) The fairy martin. See under Fairy.
(a) The purple martin.
(b) The kingbird.
Sand martin, the bank swallow. MartenMarten Mar"ten, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A bird. See Martin. MartenMarten Mar"ten, n. [From older martern, marter, martre, F.
martre, marte, LL. martures (pl.), fr. L. martes; akin to AS.
mear?, meard, G. marder, OHG. mardar, Icel. m["o]r?r. Cf.
1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several fur-bearing carnivores of
the genus Mustela, closely allied to the sable. Among
the more important species are the European beech, or
stone, marten (Mustela foina); the pine marten (M.
martes); and the American marten, or sable (M.
Americana), which some zo["o]logists consider only a
variety of the Russian sable.
2. The fur of the marten, used for hats, muffs, etc.
Meaning of Marten from wikipedia
- A marten
is a weasel-like mammal
in the genus Martes within
Guloninae, in the family
Mustelidae. They have bushy tails
- The European
(Martes martes), also known
as the pine marten
, is a mustelid native
to and widespread
in most of Europe, Asia Minor, the Caucasus...
- The American marten
(Martes americana), also known
as the American
, is a species
of North American
mammal, a member
of the family
- The beech marten
(Martes foina), also known
as the stone marten
, house marten
or white breasted marten
, is a species
of marten native
to much of Europe...
- Dr. Martens
, also commonly known
as Doc Martens
, Docs or DMs, is a German-founded British footwear
- Henry Marten
to: Henry Marten
(politician) (c. 1562–1641), Tudor politician Henry Marten
(regicide) (1602–1680), his son Sir Henry
- of marten
: Beech marten American marten
****anese marten European
Yellow-throated marten Nilgiri marten Sable Marten
, Bulgaria Marten
(born 31 October
1961) is a Swedish economist focusing
economics. He is a professor
is both a surname
and a given
name. Notable people
with the name include: Alfred Marten
(1829–1910), English politician
and barrister Barbara
- The yellow-throated marten
(Martes flavigula) is a marten species native
to Asia. It is listed
as Least Concern
on the IUCN Red List due to its wide distribution...
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