Definition of Mimus in English:

Mimus

noun

  • A genus of mockingbirds which includes the northern mockingbird, Mimus polyglottos; a bird of this genus.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Phillips's New World of Words. From post-classical Latin mimus, specifically use of classical Latin mīmus.

Pronunciation

Mimus

/ˈmʌɪməs/