Definition of florikin. Meaning of florikin. Synonyms of florikin

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Definition of florikin

florikin
Floriken Flo"ri*ken, n. (Zo["o]l.) An Indian bustard (Otis aurita). The Bengal floriken is Sypheotides Bengalensis. [Written also florikan, florikin, florican.]

Meaning of florikin from wikipedia

- (1862) I have not been able to trace the origin of the Anglo-Indian word Florikin, but was once informed that the Little Bustard in Europe was sometimes...
- Mungoose and Cobra...28 Rather a Stopper...31 A Brave Boar...33 The Lesser Florikin (Syphcolides auritus)...36 The Bengal Florican (Spyheoides bengaleiuis)...
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