Paradisaea

noun
Par·​a·​di·​saea | \ ˌparəˌdīˈsēə, -ˈzēə \

Definition of Paradisaea

: the type genus of the family Paradisaeidae including various birds of paradise whose males are frequently predominantly brilliant metallic green

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History and Etymology for Paradisaea

New Latin, irregular from Late Latin paradisus paradise

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“Paradisaea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Paradisaea. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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