What does herrerasaur mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term herrerasaur:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. herrerasaur, herrerasaurus(noun)

    a kind of theropod dinosaur found in Argentina


  1. herrerasaur

    A herrerasaur is a type of primitive dinosaur that lived during the Late Triassic period, around 231.4 million years ago. It is one of the oldest known dinosaurs. Herrerasaurs are characterized by their small to medium size, long tail, and carnivorous diet. Their exact placement in the dinosaur family tree is still debated due to their unique combination of primitive and derived traits. The term "herrerasaur" comes from the name of the rancher who discovered the first specimen, Victorino Herrera, in Argentina in 1959.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of herrerasaur in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of herrerasaur in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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