Definition of homelyn in English:

homelyn

noun

  • The spotted ray, Raja montagui (formerly called Raia maculata); also more fully "homelyn ray".

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Christopher Merrett (1614–1695), physician and writer on natural philosophy. Origin unknown. No similar fish name is attested in other Germanic languages.

Pronunciation

homelyn

/ˈhɒməlɪn/