Origin of macawPortuguese macao, probably from Brazilian (Tupí) native name
any of a group of large, bright-colored, long-tailed, harsh-voiced parrots (esp. genus Ara) of Central and South America
Any of various parrots of several genera found in Mexico and South and Central America, including the largest parrots and characterized by a long tail, curved powerful bill, and usually brilliant plumage.
Origin of macawPortuguese macaú from macaúba kind of palm tree from Tupí macahuba palm tree maca palm ybá tree
- One is a red Macaw with a touch of blue and yellow on its feathers and the other one is a yellow breasted turquoise Macaw.
- Nature Chest - Also has two types of Macaw wine holders at under $20 each.
- Maui Jim is the company mascot: a beautifully-colored macaw.
- Parrot: A macaw parrot is diagrammed by Rita Foelker on PDF.
- Among the Amazon species may be mentioned the parrot, macaw (Macrocercus), toucan (Ramphastos), curassow (Crax), penelope, trogon, and horned screamer (Palamedea cornuta).