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  1. whooper, whooper swan, Cygnus cygnusnoun

    common Old World swan noted for its whooping call


  1. whooper swannoun

    A species of swan, Cygnus cygnus, of the taxonomic family Anatidae.


  1. Whooper swan

    The whooper swan (/ˈhuːpə(ɹ) swɒn/) (Cygnus cygnus), also known as the common swan, pronounced hooper swan, is a large northern hemisphere swan. It is the Eurasian counterpart of the North American trumpeter swan, and the type species for the genus Cygnus.


  1. whooper swan

    A whooper swan is a large migratory bird species native to Europe and Asia. It is characterized by its white plumage, long neck, and distinctive black and yellow bill. The whooper swan is known for its powerful, sonorous call, which earns it the name "whooper". These swans are usually associated with open waters and wetlands where they feed on a diet of aquatic plants, grains, and occasionally, small invertebrates. Their scientific name is Cygnus cygnus.


  1. Whooper Swan

    The Whooper Swan, Cygnus cygnus, is a large Northern Hemisphere swan. It is the Eurasian counterpart of the North American Trumpeter Swan. An old name for the Whooper Swan is 'Elk'; it is so called in Francis Willughby and John Ray's Ornithology of 1676.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whooper swan in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whooper swan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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