wivern

wivern

[wahy-vern]
noun Heraldry.
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wivern (ˈwaɪvən)
 
n
a less common spelling of wyvern

wyvern or (less commonly) wivern (ˈwaɪvən)
 
n
a heraldic beast having a serpent's tail and a dragon's head and a body with wings and two legs
 
[C17: variant of earlier wyver, from Old French, from Latin vīperaviper]
 
wivern or (less commonly) wivern
 
n
 
[C17: variant of earlier wyver, from Old French, from Latin vīperaviper]

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