This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sacred ibis
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sacred ibis, Threskiornis aethiopica(noun)
African ibis venerated by ancient Egyptians
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A species of wading bird of the ibis family, Threskiornithidae, which breeds in sub-Saharan Africa, SE Iraq and formerly in Egypt, where it was venerated and often mummified as a symbol of the god Thoth; Threskiornis aethiopicus.