Word Origin for hamadryas
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Hamadryas, one of the nymphs whose life depended upon the tree to which she was attached.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
In Burmah this formidable Viper is dreaded almost as much as the Hamadryas.Reptiles and Birds|Louis Figuier
The hamadryas (C. hamadryas) of Abyssinia is characterized by long hair, forming a sort of shoulder-cape.
Who does not feel disgust when regarding the hideous mandrill—the drill—the hamadryas—or even the chacma?The Bush Boys|Captain Mayne Reid
Scrotum, callosities, and naked parts of buttocks bright flesh-coloured, but not so bright as in C. hamadryas.A Hand-book to the Primates, Volume 1 (of 2)|Henry O. Forbes