Complete Definition of "aurochs"

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English
Image:Ur-painting.jpg|thumb|Augsburg depiction of an aurochs.

Etymology
German Aurochs, an early variant of Auerochse < Old High German Å«rohso < Å«r (primitive) + ohso (ox).

Pronunciation
IPA|/'É:rÉks/

Noun
en-noun|aurochs

  1. An extinct European mammal, Bos primigenius, the ancestor of domestic cattle.
  2. zoology The European bison (Bison bonasus, or Europæus).

Translations
trans-top|Bos primigenius
Finnish: alkuhärkä
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trans-top|Bison bonasus
Finnish: visentti
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Portuguese: auroque m
Russian: ÑÑÑ (tur) m
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References
R:Webster 1913

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