Bavian

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bavian A baboon.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bavian A variant form of baboon.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Baboon

Usage

In literature:

It took Kobo and the two lads a good hour to reach Bavian's Pool.
"Hair-Breadth Escapes" by H.C. Adams
Bavian is a mere Kurdish hamlet of five or six miserable huts on the left bank of the Ghazir.
"Discoveries among the Ruins of Nineveh and Babylon" by Austen H. Layard
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