What does mavis mean?

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


Princeton's WordNet

  1. song thrush, mavis, throstle, Turdus philomelos(noun)

    common Old World thrush noted for its song

Wiktionary

  1. mavis(Noun)

    song thrush.

  2. Mavis(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from English.

    "Rather an odd name, Mavis, isn't it?" I at last ventured to observe. "Yes, - but it suits her wonderfully. She sings quite as sweetly as any thrush, so she merits her designation."

  3. Origin: Coined in the end of the 19th century from a poetical name for the song thrush.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mavis(noun)

    the European throstle or song thrush (Turdus musicus)

  2. Origin: [F. mauvis, Arm. milvid, milfid, milc'hhouid, Corn. melhuez.]

Freebase

  1. Mavis

    Mavis is the name of two fictional characters who first appeared in the DC Comics' universe. In the Golden Age Wonder Woman series, the first character served as a Nazi provocateur. Later, Mavis Trent, an unrelated character appeared in the Silver Age Hawkman series as a Midway City museum archaeologist with a crush on the title character.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Mavis

    mā′vis, n. the song-thrush. [Fr. mauvis; prob. from Bret. milfid, a mavis.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mavis in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mavis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1



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