caranx

noun ca·ranx \ˈkaˌraŋks, ˈkāˌ-\

Definition of caranx

  1. 1 capitalized :  the type genus of Carangidae — see cavalla

  2. 2 plural caranx :  any fish of the genus Caranx

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Origin and Etymology of caranx

New Latin, from French carangue shad, horse mackerel, from Spanish caranga, carangue


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