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Scarab Beetle

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  • scarab beetle — noun see scarab 1 * * * scarab f24 [scarab scarabs] [ˈskærəb] [ˈskærəb] (also ˈs …   Useful english dictionary

  • scarab beetle — Any of about 30,000 beetle species (family Scarabaeidae), found worldwide, that are compact, heavy bodied, and oval. Each antenna terminates in three flattened plates that fit together to form a club. The outer edges of the front legs may be… …   Universalium

  • scarab beetle — noun Any of very many beetles, of the family Scarabaeidae, especially Scarabaeus sacer regarded as sacred by the ancient Egyptians Syn: dung beetle …   Wiktionary

  • Scarab — beetle may refer to: *A beetle of the family Scarabaeidae *A dung beetle, especially the Scarabaeus sacer worshipped by the ancient Egyptians as an embodiment of the god Khepri (an amulet made by that people in the shape of the species is also… …   Wikipedia

  • Scarab — Scar ab, Scarabee Scar a*bee, n. [L. scarabaeus; cf. F. scarab[ e]e.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of lamellicorn beetles of the genus {Scarab[ae]us}, or family {Scarab[ae]id[ae]}, especially the sacred, or Egyptian, species… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scarab — ► NOUN 1) a large dung beetle, regarded as sacred in ancient Egypt. 2) an ancient Egyptian gem in the form of a scarab beetle, engraved with hieroglyphs on the flat underside. ORIGIN Greek skarabeios …   English terms dictionary

  • scarab — /skar euhb/, n. 1. any scarabaeid beetle, esp. Scarabaeus sacer, regarded as sacred by the ancient Egyptians. 2. a representation or image of a beetle, much used among the ancient Egyptians as a symbol, seal, amulet, or the like. 3. a gem cut to… …   Universalium

  • scarab — /ˈskærəb / (say skaruhb) noun 1. Also, scarab beetle. any scarabaeid beetle, especially Scarabaeus sacer, regarded as sacred by the ancient Egyptians. 2. a representation or image of a beetle, much used among the ancient Egyptians as a symbol,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • beetle — beetle1 /beet l/, n., v., beetled, beetling. n. 1. any of numerous insects of the order Coleoptera, characterized by hard, horny forewings that cover and protect the membranous flight wings. 2. (loosely) any of various insects resembling the… …   Universalium

  • scarab — scar|ab [ˈskærəb] n also scarab .beetle [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: scarabaeus] a type of large black ↑beetle …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • scarab — [ skarəb] noun 1》 a large dung beetle, regarded as sacred in ancient Egypt. [Scarabaeus sacer.]     ↘any scarabaeid. 2》 an ancient Egyptian gem in the form of a scarab beetle, engraved with hieroglyphs on the flat underside. Origin C16: from L.… …   English new terms dictionary

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