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Webster Dictionary

  1. Wall-eye(noun)

    an eye in which the iris is of a very light gray or whitish color; -- said usually of horses

  2. Wall-eye(noun)

    an American fresh-water food fish (Stizostedion vitreum) having large and prominent eyes; -- called also glasseye, pike perch, yellow pike, and wall-eyed perch

  3. Wall-eye(noun)

    a California surf fish (Holconotus argenteus)

  4. Wall-eye(noun)

    the alewife; -- called also wall-eyed herring

  5. Origin: [See Wall-eyed.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Wall-eye

    wawl′-ī, n. an eye in which the white part is very large: the popular name for the disease of the eye called glaucoma.—adj. Wall′-eyed, very light gray in the eyes, esp. of horses: (Shak.) glaring, fierce. [The adj. is the earlier, prob. from Ice. vald-eygthrvagl, a disease of the eye, and eygthr, eyed—auga, an eye.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wall-eye in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wall-eye in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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