Arabian bird

the phenix.
- Shak.
the phenix.

See also: Arabian, Bird

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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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.
Mr Hatzofe said the vulture could be "a Turkish bird, it might be a Jordanian bird or even a Saudi Arabian bird".
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.