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  • of a light brown to brownish orange color

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  • Tawny: Tawny may refer to: Tawny (given name), a feminine given name Tawny (color) Tawny port, a strong aged wine Tawny, a 1954 record album by Jackie Gleason
  • Tawny owl: owl" redirects here. For other uses, see Brown owl (disambiguation). The tawny owl or brown owl (Strix aluco) is a stocky, medium-sized owl commonly found
  • Tawny (color): For other uses, see Tawny (disambiguation). Tawny (also called tenné) is a light brown to brownish-orange color. The word means "tan-colored", from
  • Tawny-faced quail: The tawny-faced quail (Rhynchortyx cinctus) is a species of bird in the Odontophoridae family, and the only species in its genus Rhynchortyx. It is found
  • Tawny tuco-tuco: The tawny tuco-tuco (Ctenomys fulvus) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae. It is found in Argentina and Chile. Bidau, C., Lessa, E. &
  • Tawny Little: Tawny Elaine Little (née Godin; born September 15, 1956, Portland, Maine) is an American television presenter and former Miss America (1976). Little
  • Tawny-breasted myiobius: The tawny-breasted myiobius or tawny-breasted flycatcher (Myiobius villosus) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Colombia
  • Tawny-tufted toucanet: The tawny-tufted toucanet (Selenidera nattereri) is a species of bird in the Ramphastidae family. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana
  • Tawky Tawny: Mister Tawky Tawny is a fictional character, an anthropomorphic tiger who appears as a supporting character of Captain Marvel and the Marvel Family in
  • Tawny frogmouth: The tawny frogmouth (Podargus strigoides) is a species of frogmouth native to Australia that is found throughout the Australian mainland and Tasmania

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Meaning of the Name 'Tawny'


  • Meaning: A green field: the warm sandy color of a lion's coat.
  • Origin: Irish
  • Gender: Female


Tawny Sample Sentences in News


  • Boplaas Cape Tawny Show Reserve N/V flying high – SAA “Port of the Year” Trophy
    Capping off an exceptional year of success, the Boplaas Cape Tawny Show Reserve Non-Vintage (N/V) was selected as “Port of the Year” and will be served to all flying Premium Class with SAA in 2015, while not to be outdone the Boplaas Cape Tawny N/V can be enjoyed while flying Business Class on our national carrier. Read more on this news related to 'Tawny'
  • Tawny owl roosts in Knebworth dinosaur
    A brave bird has found an unusual place to make its nest this winter – in the mouth of a terrifying dinosaur. Read more on this news related to 'Tawny'
  • wine.co.za | news | A 5 star Platter for Boplaas Cape Tawny after 4 super awards.
    The stellar Boplaas Cape Tawny Vintners Reserve N/V, managed to scoop one of only two 5 Star Platter’s awarded to fortified Port-styled wines in the upcoming edition of this longstanding guide to South African wine. Read more on this news related to 'Tawny'

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