dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information


2 definitions found
 for hangbird
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hangbird \Hang"bird`\ (h[a^]ng"b[~e]rd`), n. (Zool.)
     The Baltimore oriole ({Icterus galbula); -- so called
     because its nest is suspended from the limb of a tree. See
     Baltimore oriole.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  hangbird
      n 1: eastern subspecies of northern oriole [syn: Baltimore
           oriole, Baltimore bird, hangbird, firebird, Icterus
           galbula galbula]

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org