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Halcyon (IPA: /ˈhæɫsiən/)


Halcyon (n.)

A kingfisher. By modern ornithologists restricted to a genus including a limited number of species having omnivorous habits, as the sacred kingfisher (Halcyon sancta) of Australia.

Halcyon (a.)

Pertaining to, or resembling, the halcyon, which was anciently said to lay her eggs in nests on or near the sea during the calm weather about the winter solstice.

Halcyon (a.)

Hence: Calm; quiet; peaceful; undisturbed; happy.

Halcyon

Genus of birds

Halcyon

Literary work

Halcyon

Unincorporated community in California

Halcyon

Album

Halcyon

Orbital song

Halcyon Synonyms

Happy, Golden, Prosperous

Halcyon Synonyms

Peaceful

Halcyon Synonyms

Halcyon, Alcyone

Halcyon Synonyms

Genus Halcyon, Halcyon

Spanish Translation

Halcyon in Spanish is Martín Pescador

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Expect Saint Martin's summer, halcyon days." - Henry VI, Part 1


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