Definition for word pavonia.

Pavonian Pa*vo"ni*an, a. Of or pertaining to a peacock. [R.] --Southey., Emperor Em"per*or, n. [OF. empereor, empereour, F. empereur, L. imperator, fr. imperare to command; in in + parare to prepare, order. See Parade, and cf. Imperative, Empress.] The sovereign or supreme monarch of an empire; -- a title of dignity superior to that of king; as, the emperor of Germany or of Austria; the emperor or Czar of Russia. Emperor goose (Zo["o]l.), a large and handsome goose (Philacte canagica), found in Alaska. Emperor moth (Zo["o]l.), one of several large and beautiful bombycid moths, with transparent spots on the wings; as the American Cecropia moth (Platysamia cecropia), and the European species (Saturnia pavonia). Emperor paper. See under Paper. Purple emperor (Zo["o]l.), a large, strong British butterfly (Apatura iris).

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- pavonia may refer to: localities : in new jersey, usa: pavonia ferry , former ferry service between new york city and jersey city
- pavonia was the first european settlement on the west bank of the north river (hudson river) that was part of the seventeenth century
- pavonia is a genus of flowering plant s in the mallow family, malvaceae . the generic name honours spanish botanist josé antonio pavón
- pavonia terminal was the erie railroad terminal on the hudson river situated on the landfilled harsimus cove in jersey city, new jersey
- newport (formerly known as pavonia – newport, pavonia, or erie) is a path station located on town square place (formerly pavonia avenue)
- the island became known as pavonia , in honor of michiel de pauw , one of the directors of the dutch west indies company . it would remain
- public transportation consists of the hudson-bergen light rail and the path , which has stops in newport (pavonia-newport and newport
- the small emperor moth (saturnia pavonia) is a moth of the family saturniidae . sometimes, the incorrect genus name pavonia is still
- the pavonia ferry was a ferry service which conveyed passengers between new york city and jersey city . was sold to the pavonia ferry
- pavonia yard is a rail yard in camden, new jersey . it was built by the pennsylvania railroad (prr) and opened in 1888 the yard was used

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