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Tawny Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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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 tennĂ©) 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-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 frogmouth: The tawny frogmouth (Podargus strigoides) is a species of frogmouth native to Australia that is found throughout the Australian mainland and Tasmania
  • 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
  • Tawny-bellied screech owl: The tawny-bellied screech owl (Megascops watsonii) is a species of owl in the Strigidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French
  • Tawny-breasted wren-babbler: The tawny-breasted wren-babbler (Spelaeornis longicaudatus) is a species of bird in the Timaliidae family. It is endemic to India. Its natural habitat
  • Tawny emperor: Tawny emperor is the common name of two species of brush-footed butterflies in the subfamily Apaturinae: Asterocampa clyton, native to North America Chitoria

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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

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