noun Ba·dis \ˈbādə̇s\

Definition of Badis

  1. :  a genus of small freshwater fishes (family Nandidae) including an Indian species (B. badis) that is yellowish brown with iridescent blue markings and a transparent tail and that is favored in tropical aquariums

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Origin and Etymology of badis

New Latin

First Known Use: 1931

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