golden eagle


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golden eagle

n.
A large eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) of the Northern Hemisphere, having dark plumage with brownish-yellow feathers on the back of the head and neck.

golden eagle

n
(Animals) a large eagle, Aquila chrysaetos, of mountainous regions of the N hemisphere, having a plumage that is golden brown on the back and brown elsewhere

gold′en ea′gle


n.
a large, golden-brown eagle, Aquila chrysaëtos, of mountainous regions of the Northern Hemisphere.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.golden eagle - large eagle of mountainous regions of the northern hemisphere having a golden-brown head and neckgolden eagle - large eagle of mountainous regions of the northern hemisphere having a golden-brown head and neck
bird of Jove, eagle - any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight
genus Aquila, Aquila - a genus of Accipitridae
ringtail - an immature golden eagle
Translations
águila real
kaljukotkas
maakotka
aigle royal
aquila reale
kungsörn
беркут

golden eagle

naquila reale
References in classic literature ?
And in about an hour the little bird came back with six different kinds of eagles: a Black Eagle, a Bald Eagle, a Fish Eagle, a Golden Eagle, an Eagle-Vulture, and a White-tailed Sea Eagle.
A MAN who kept a golden eagle in a squalid kitchen has been banned from keeping animals for 10 years.
A BIRMINGHAM man kept a GOLDEN EAGLE in his cramped, squalid kitchen, a court heard yesterday.
The results illustrate how golden eagle populations are interconnected across the western U.
In New York, the golden eagle is listed as an endangered species.
THE first sighting of a wild Golden Eagle over Wales in almost a quarter of a century has been reported.
TWO more spectacular golden eagle chicks have fledged in Donegal.
The Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) in California typically inhabits grassland foothills with scattered oaks (Quercus sp.
Golden Eagle Distributors of Tucson, AZ, is again sponsoring the "Do the Ride Thing" program, encouraging people not to drink and drive.
The elder scouts have met the requirements to become Golden Eagle Scouts, a newly created rank equivalent to that of Eagle Scout--scouting's highest honor.
Bald eagles got their first big break with the passage of the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act in 1940.