Did the dog kill Woundwort?
It is unknown what happened to Woundwort afterwards as his body is never found which leaves his fate a mystery, although he might have been apparently killed by the dog following a violent fight or might have survived.
What does NI Frith mean in Watership Down?
Ni-Frith: Noon. Rah: A prince or leader or chief rabbit.; usually used as a suffix, e.g. Threarah means “Lord Threar”.
What is the message of Watership Down?
Watership Down has been viewed as a statement about nature, an attempt to give us a glimpse into the beautiful yet removed world of the woods and grasslands. Humankind destroys animals’ environments at a frightening rate, and yet does so without any real knowledge of what it is doing.
Who is El Ahrairah?
The folk hero of rabbits. El-ahrairah is the ultimate trickster, the prince of the rabbits who tries to trick even Lord Frith himself, the sun god and creator. El-ahrairah’s adventures, often with the aid of his friend Rabscuttle, are a part of rabbit lore, and Dandelion tells many of his stories.
What is a Homba?
Homba: A fox. ( plural: hombil) Lendri: A badger. ( plural: lendril) Marli: A doe (female rabbit); also means “mother”.
Why is bigwig called Thlayli?
He is a strong rabbit known for the tuft of hair on his head from which his Lapine name, Thlayli (literally translating to “fur-head”), is derived. Hazel hesitated at first to bring him along because of his stubborn nature, thinking Bigwig might be a bully and troublemaker.
What does Bigwig say to General Woundwort in Watership Down?
Bigwig is speaking to General Woundwort, whom he has just ambushed in a very clever way. Behind Bigwig, all the rabbits except Fiver and the rabbits involved in Hazel’s mission to free the dog are hiding in the run. General Woundwort wants desperately to defeat Bigwig, but respects the large, courageous rabbit.
Which is the best quote from Watership Down?
― Richard Adams, quote from Watership Down “All the world will be your enemy, Prince with a Thousand Enemies, and whenever they catch you, they will kill you. But first they must catch you, digger, listener, runner, prince with the swift warning. Be cunning and full of tricks and your people shall never be destroyed.”
Who is the leader of the Watership Down rabbits?
General Woundwort wants desperately to defeat Bigwig, but respects the large, courageous rabbit. Up until this moment, he has assumed that Bigwig was the leader of the Watership Down rabbits.
What did General Woundwort say to Hyzenthlay?
General Woundwort: Explain that. Hyzenthlay: Some of us can’t produce litters, we’re overcrowded. General Woundwort: I want no further discussion about it. Hyzenthlay: We’ll go as far as you like!