English dictionary definition of:

phoenix


Noun

  • the state capital and largest city located in south central Arizona; situated in a former desert that has become a prosperous agricultural area thanks to irrigation
  • a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Tucana and Sculptor
  • a legendary Arabian bird said to periodically burn itself to death and emerge from the ashes as a new phoenix; according to most versions only one phoenix lived at a time and it renewed itself every 500 years
  • a large monocotyledonous genus of pinnate-leaved palms found in Asia and Africa

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Scrabble score for phoenix


Scrabble score = 19

generated at 09:13:57 on 24-09-19

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