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RAVEN Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail
  • feed greedily; "The lions ravened the bodies"
  • eat greedily; "he devoured three sandwiches"
  • prey on or hunt for; "These mammals predate certain eggs"
  • obtain or seize by violence

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'RAVEN'


  • Raven: largest raven species are the Common raven and the Thick-billed raven. The smallest species are the Little raven, Fan-tailed raven and Chihuahuan raven. There
  • The Raven: American writer Edgar Allan Poe. For other uses, see The Raven (disambiguation). "The Raven" is a narrative poem by American writer Edgar Allan Poe
  • Forest raven: The forest raven (Corvus tasmanicus, also commonly known as the Tasmanian raven) is a passerine bird in the family Corvidae native to Tasmania and parts
  • Common raven: the butterfly called "common raven", see Papilio castor. The common raven (Corvus corax), also known as the northern raven, is a large all-black passerine
  • That's So Raven: teen sitcom series. For similarly titled TV series, see Raven (disambiguation). That's So Raven is an American supernatural teen sitcom television series
  • Raven-Symoné: is about the actress-singer. For her self-titled album, see Raven-Symoné (album). Raven-Symoné Christina Pearman (pronounced /ˈreɪ.vən sɪˈmoʊn/, as though
  • White-necked raven: thick-billed raven C. crassirostris. Like the Common raven, Thick-billed raven and Brown-necked raven, it is one of the larger raven species. The smaller raven species
  • Little Raven (Arapaho leader): Little Raven, also known as Hosa (Young Crow), (born ca. 1810 — died 1889) was from about 1855 until his death in 1889 a principal chief of the Southern
  • General Dynamics/Grumman EF-111A Raven: The General Dynamics/Grumman EF-111A Raven was an electronic warfare aircraft designed to replace the B-66 Destroyer in the United States Air Force. Its
  • List of That's So Raven episodes: That's So Raven (season 1) Main article: That's So Raven (season 2) Main article: That's So Raven (season 3) Main article: That's So Raven (season

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Meaning of the Name 'RAVEN'


  • Meaning: Dark-haired, wise
  • Origin: English
  • Gender: Female


'RAVEN' example sentence in quotations


* He that visits the sick in hopes of a legacy, but is never so friendly in all other cases, I look upon him as being no better than a raven that watches a weak sheep only to peck out its eyes. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca

* The Eagle wasn't always the Eagle. The Eagle, before he became the Eagle, was Yucatangee, the Talker. Yucatangee talked and talked. It talked so much it heard only itself. Not the river, not the wind, not even the Wolf. The Raven came and said The Wolf is hungry. If you stop talking, you'll hear him. The wind too. And when you hear the wind, you'll fly. So he stopped talking. And became its nature, the Eagle. The Eagle soared, and its flight said all it needed to say. - Robin Green


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RAVEN Sample Sentences in News


  • Raven Industries' Engineered Films Division Launches New Responsive Website
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Raven Industries' Engineered Films Division , an innovative manufacturer of specialty plastic film and sheeting, has released a new responsive website to bring its latest product information ... Read more on this news related to 'RAVEN'
  • Deal will expand mountain biking at Loch Raven Reservoir
    A few times a week, Baltimore bicyclist Brian Wilkerson, 31, can be found hopping logs and carving turns on the scenic, off-road trails around Loch Raven Reservoir. Read more on this news related to 'RAVEN'
  • Raven Industries Downgraded to Strong Sell on Weak Earnings - Analyst Blog
    On Mar 14, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Raven Industries Inc. (RAVN) to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell). Read more on this news related to 'RAVEN'

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