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Definition of the noun ursus

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noun - plural: -

  1. type genus of Ursidae: brown bears; in some classifications genus Ursus includes all bears


  1. "Ursus" is a 1961 Italian peplum film directed by Carlo Campogalliani. The film was later adapted for the American television film package, The Sons of Hercules, where it was retitled "Ursus, Son of Hercules". Filmed in Madrid in 1960 and released in several countries from 1961-1963, this movie stars bodybuilder Ed Fury as the legendary Ursus in a sword-and-sandal adventure.
  2. "Ursus" is a 2011 animated short film written and directed by Reinis Petersons.


  1. Ursus is a fictional character from the 2012 film The Man Who Laughs.
  2. Ursus is a fictional character from Quo Vadis.
  3. Ursus is a fictional character from the 1961 film Ursus.
  4. Ursus is a fictional character from the 1962 film The Rebel Gladiators.
  5. Ursus is a fictional character from the 1961 film The Vengeance of Ursus.

Phrases with Ursus

Phrases starting with the word Ursus:

  1. Ursus Meles
  2. ursus arctos
  3. ursus ursinus

Phrases ending with the word Ursus:

  1. Belus Ursus
  2. genus ursus
  3. Lixus Ursus
  4. Meloe Ursus
  5. Tinus ursus
  6. Iselma Ursus
  7. Sitona Ursus
  8. Larinus Ursus
  9. Pagurus Ursus
  10. Adiamesa Ursus
  11. Aniculus Ursus
  12. Anisonyx Ursus
  13. Bombodes Ursus
  14. Curculio Ursus
  15. Ensayara Ursus
  16. Euscepes Ursus
  17. Pheidole Ursus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ursus

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Google previewBiology, Science for Life (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Ursus is a genus in the family Ursidae that includes ...

Google previewMammalogy (2016)

Biology, Zoology by CTI Reviews

Ursus is a genus in the family Ursidae that includes the widely distributed brown bears, the polar bear, and black bears.

Google previewSearch for the Golden Moon Bear (2004)

Science and Adventure in the Asian Tropics by Sy Montgomery

Ursus means bear; arctos means nortk; and you can guess wkat horrihilis means! Tke American grizzly kas tkree names, skowing it's a subspecies of wkat some scientists call tke brown bear Unlike separate species, members of different ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Poland, 966-1945 (1996)

by Halina Lerski

URSUS, large machinery plant near Warsaw* established in 1893 by E. Schonfeld, K. Matecki, and L. Rossman. Originally Ursus produced water and gas fixtures.

Google previewThe Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia (2000)

by Vin T. Sparano

(Ursus. americanus). RANGE: Every Canadian province and Alaska are populated with black bears, as are substantial portions of the United States from Montana south through Arizona and New Mexico. Sections of the northeastern, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)

A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke

Brown bear's coat can be brown, blonde, silver-tipped, or nearly black European brown bear Ursus araos araos Massive bulk helps polar bear withstand cold and store (at for times of scarcity Spectacled bear Tremarctos ornatus Distinctive ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

URSUs AM Erican us, the American Bear. The colour is black; the throat and cheeks a rusty brown. This species is spread through the whole of America, except Chili and Patagonia. They are also found in Kamtschatka. They reject animal food, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art (1875)

Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox

Ursus (Lat. a bear). A genus of plantigrade Carnivora in the system of Cuvier, restricted to those species which have three large tuberculate molars on each side of both jaws, the anterior lower and the posterior upper one being the largest .

Google previewAn Analytical Dictionary of the English Language (1835)

In which the Words are Explained in the Order of Their Natural Affinity, Independent of Alphabetical Arrangement; and the Signification of Each is Traced from Its Etymology ... to which are Added, an Introduction, Containing a New Grammar of the Language, and an Alphabetical Index, for the Ease of Consultation by David Booth

These are sometimes quite black; but the fur of the BLAck-BEAR of America ( Ursus Americanus) is more silky and glossy than that of Europe. The old recommendation 'not to sell the Bearskins while they were in the wood,” meaning not to ...

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Small photo of asiatic blackbear (ursus, thibetanus) isolated on white backgroundSmall photo of Solothurn, Switzerland - 10 July, 2016: the St. Ursus cathedral. The St. Ursus cathedral is a Swiss heritage site of national significance.Small photo of Brown bear in Mala Fatra mountains in Slovakia - Ursus actorSmall photo of Bucharest, Romania - April 9, 2018:Photo of a Ursus Retro can.Ursus Breweries, a subsidiary of SABMiller plc, is one of the top brewers in Romania. More...

Scrabble value of U1R1S1U1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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