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Halcyon

Hal´cy`on   Pronunciation: hăl´sĭ`ǒn
n.1.(Zool.) A kingfisher. By modern ornithologists restricted to a genus including a limited number of species having omnivorous habits, as the sacred kingfisher (Halcyon sancta) of Australia.
a.1.Pertaining to, or resembling, the halcyon, which was anciently said to lay her eggs in nests on or near the sea during the calm weather about the winter solstice.
2.Hence: Calm; quiet; peaceful; undisturbed; happy.
Noun1.Halcyon - (Greek mythology) a woman who was turned into a kingfisher
Synonyms: Alcyone
2.Halcyon - a large kingfisher widely distributed in warmer parts of the Old World
Synonyms: genus Halcyon
3.halcyon - a mythical bird said to breed at the time of the winter solstice in a nest floating on the sea and to have the power of calming the winds and waves
Adj.1.halcyon - idyllically calm and peaceful; suggesting happy tranquillity; "a halcyon atmosphere"
2.halcyon - marked by peace and prosperity; "a golden era"; "the halcyon days of the clipper trade"
Synonyms: golden, prosperous
Saturnian, at peace, at rest, balmy, bloodless, blooming, blossoming, booming, bright, calm, clear, cloistered, concordant, cool, dwindling, ebbing, even-tenored, exuberant, fair, fat, flourishing, flowering, fruiting, going strong, hushed, idyllic, impassive, in full swing, in good case, isolated, mild, moldering, orderly, pacific, palmy, pastoral, peaceable, peaceful, peacetime, piping, placid, prospering, quiescent, quiet, reposeful, reposing, restful, resting, rosy, secluded, sequestered, sequestrated, serene, sheltered, sleek, smooth, soft, still, still as death, stillish, stilly, stoic, stolid, subsiding, sunny, thriving, tranquil, unagitated, undisturbed, unmoved, unperturbed, unruffled, unstirring, untroubled, vigorous, waning
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