Origin of entellus
From New Latin, dating back to 1835–45, a specific epithet
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Steady and straight Entellus stands his ground, Although already rowdy rows abound.
Old Entellus stands immoveable and astrain, only parrying hits with body and watchful eye.
The Cynocephalus porcaria and the Semnopithecus entellus both menstruated each month for about four days.
He was informed that Semnopithecus entellus breeds twice a year, in April and in October.
At summons they bear away the helmet and shield, and leave palm and bull to Entellus.
- an Old World monkey, Presbytes entellus, of S Asia. This langur is regarded as sacred in IndiaAlso called: hanuman
C19: New Latin, apparently from the name of the aged Sicilian character in Book V of Virgil's Aeneid
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