louvar

noun
lou·​var | \ ˈlüˌvär \
plural -s

Definition of louvar

: a large plump voracious scombroid fish (Luvarus imperialis) cosmopolitan in warm seas

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History and Etymology for louvar

Italian dialect (Calabrian & Sicilian) lùvaru, probably from Latin ruber red

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“Louvar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/louvar. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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