scarabaeus

noun
scar·​a·​bae·​us | \ ˌsker-ə-ˈbē-əs How to pronounce scarabaeus (audio) , ˌska-rə-ˈbē-əs \

Definition of scarabaeus

First Known Use of scarabaeus

1664, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for scarabaeus

Latin

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“Scarabaeus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scarabaeus. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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