Arabian bird

the phenix.
- Shak.
the phenix.

See also: Arabian, Bird

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In the nests of Arabian birds was the aspilates, that, according to Democritus, kept the wearer from any danger by fire.
The LRA has been compared to the Phoenix, the legendary Arabian bird said to set fire to itself and rise anew from the ashes to live with renewed youth through another cycle.
In addition to being a thief and habitual liar, there is a cloud of plagiarism, attributed to an anonymous source, over Meinertzhagen's book on birds of Egypt and, as had been documented before, over parts of his book on Arabian birds as well.