from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A genus of humming-birds of the family Trochilidæ, of which the type is the broad-billed hummer, I. latirostris, a Mexican species, occurring also in the United States.
- noun Also called
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[Greek: 'En d thnemos prêsen mxson istion, thmphi de kuma] [Greek: Sseirê porphureon megal' iache, nêos iousês.]
Hills and the Sea Hilaire Belloc 1911