n.1.(Zool.) A European fish (Raniceps raninus), having a large flat head; - also called tadpole fish, and lesser forked beard.
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For it was on February 10, 1014, that viking warlord Sweyn Forkbeard, said to have been the founder of Swansea and former king of Denmark and England, died.
Yes, past the Millennium Stadium to come slid the dragon-prowed ships packed with "Black Pagans", fearsome warriors like Eric Bloodaxe and Svein Forkbeard.
MORGAN Parry, the 13-year-old Sunderland angler who landed an unusual species for the North East - a 2lb 12oz Greater Forkbeard - is now the official British record holder.
When verified, the fish will certainly be a British record, and is certainly a North East record, as I don't have a single shore-caught greater forkbeard recorded.
I Scream Van Of Horror comes from Forkbeard Fantasy and they say ice creams are available from staff as are I Screams as the van itself delivers a fine array of surprise and shocks.
They were on the theme of the environment and included the famous and funny Carbon Weevils film from Forkbeard Fantasy - an in-depth examination of the life cycle of a strange, oddly familiar species known as the Carbon Weevil.
Conger eel (Conger conger), Mediterranean moray eel (Muraena helena), forkbeard (Phycis phycis), and O.
His descendents included Erik Bloodaxe, Sweyn Forkbeard and Harold Bluetooth - not, I hasten to add, the pioneer of wireless technology that bears his name.
The first king of England was Svein Forkbeard, who ruled from 1014 to 1017.
Tracing the path of Svein Forkbeard, Britain's least-known and shortest-reigning king, he recruited a motley crew of Swedes and braved the rigours of the North Sea.