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Noctivagant

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Noctivagant (Zoöl) Going about in the night; night-wandering.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • noctivagant Wandering in the night: as, a noctivagant animal.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Noctivagant nok-tiv′a-gant wandering in the night
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. nox, noctis, night + vagans, p. pr. of vagari, to wander about
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. nox, noctis, night, vagāri, to wander.