Definitions

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  • n. Dated form of faun.

Etymologies

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Latin

Examples

  • But, the faunus reminds me of the Austrian horned creature, the krampus, who has his day today.

    Fawning over fauns

  • Ah, so the krampus crosses into Switzerland and becomes the schutzli, crosses the Channel and becomes a faunus...it is interesting, isn't it?

    Fawning over fauns

  • In honor of faunus, woods, crops, dancing, merrymaking...with a plonk of snow over top...

    Fawning over fauns

  • I am identifying it as the Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma), although I can't quite figure out the difference between the Eastern Comma and the Green Comma (Polygonia faunus).

    Archive 2006-03-01

  • "In a more sacred or sequestered bower ... nor 10 nymph, nor faunus, haunted."

    Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year

  • 'In a more sacred or sequestered bower ... nor nymph nor faunus haunted.'

    Travels With A Donkey In The Cevennes

  • "In a more sacred or sequestered bower ... nor nymph nor faunus haunted."

    The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 1 (of 25)

  • The sensor is sensitive enough to detect this horinea faunus butterfly placed on it.

    R&D Mag - News

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    Jilly Gagnon: Give Me That...OLD Time Religion

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    Jilly Gagnon: Give Me That...OLD Time Religion

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