any of various small breeds of fowl
bantam, diminutive, lilliputian, midget, petite, tiny, flyspeck(adj)
"diminutive in stature"; "a lilliputian chest of drawers"; "her petite figure"; "tiny feet"; "the flyspeck nation of Bahrain moved toward democracy"
any of several small chickens, especially one that is a miniature version of another
small or miniature
spirited or aggressive
someone connected with Bradford City A.F.C, as a fan, player, coach etc.
Origin: From Bantam (a city in Java)
a variety of small barnyard fowl, with feathered legs, probably brought from Bantam, a district of Java
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ban′tam, n. a small variety of the common domestic fowl, supposed to be named from Bantam in Java, notable for courage.—adj. of bantam-breed: little and combative.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a chief town in Java, abandoned as unhealthy by the Dutch; whence the Bantam fowl is thought to have come.
The numerical value of bantam in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of bantam in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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- خروس جنگیPersian
- minime, coq nainFrench
- găină sau cocoș din bantamRomanian
- ufak tefekTurkish
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