Definitions of cervus

  1. genus of the Cervidae Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. A genus of ruminants, including the red deer and other allied species. Webster Dictionary DB

Usage examples for cervus

  1. A deer, which he calls a dog- wolf, is Cervus Virginianus. – The Boy Trapper by Harry Castlemon
  2. 13. For Cervus Eldi of Pegu, see Lieut. – The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition) by Charles Darwin