Requin

• (n.) The man-eater, or white shark (Carcharodon carcharias); -- so called on account of its causing requiems to be sung.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/requin/

Requin

Re'quin noun [ French, from reqiem a Mass sung for the dead. See Requiem .] (Zoology) The man-eater, or white shark ( Carcharodon carcharias ); -- so called on account of its causing requiems to be sung.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/58

Requin

The Requin was a French Requin Class submarine of 974 tons displacement surfaced launched in 1924. The Requin was powered by two diesel engines providing a top speed of 16 knots surfaced and an electric motor providing a speed of 10 knots submerged and a range of 11200 km surfaced. She carried a complement of 51 and armaments consisted of one 3.9 i...
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/RR.HTM
No exact match found