Naucrates

noun
a genus of Carangidae
Syn: ↑genus Naucrates
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae
Member Meronyms: ↑pilotfish, ↑Naucrates ductor

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\\ˈnȯkrəˌtēz\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Late Greek naukratēs pilot fish, from Greek naus ship + -kratēs ruler (from kratos strength, power) — more at hard
: a genus of amberfishes including the pilot fish (N. ductor)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Naucrătes — Naucrătes, Fisch, s. Schiffshalter …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Naucrates — Naucrates, Fisch, s. Pilot …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • naucrates — [nokʀatɛs] n. m. ÉTYM. XXe; mot grec de naus « navire », et kratein « dominer, commander ». ❖ ♦ Zool. Poisson pilote …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Naucrates — Pilotfisch Pilotfisch (Naucrates ductor) Systematik Überordnung: Stachelflosser (Acanthopterygii) Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • NAUCRATES — I. NAUCRATES Poeta Graecus, unus ex illis, quos Artemisiae adhibuit, ad Mausolaeum laudandum. una cum Theopompo. Isocrate, et Theodecte, qui praemium reportavit. Item Poeta Comicus, Athen. l. 9. quem Lil. Giraldus male confundit cum Nausicrate,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Naucrates — locmanai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Naucrates angl. pilot fishes rus. лоцманы ryšiai: platesnis terminas – stauridinės siauresnis terminas – locmanas …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • naucrates — nau·cra·tes …   English syllables

  • Naucrates Ductor — Naucrates ductor …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Naucrates ductor — Naucrates ductor …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Naucrates ductor —   Pez piloto …   Wikipedia Español

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