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

  Firebird \Fire"bird`\, n. (Zool.)
     The Baltimore oriole.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  firebird
      n 1: the male is bright red with black wings and tail [syn:
           scarlet tanager, Piranga olivacea, redbird,
           firebird]
      2: eastern subspecies of northern oriole [syn: Baltimore
         oriole, Baltimore bird, hangbird, firebird, Icterus
         galbula galbula]
      3: tropical American flycatcher found as far north as southern
         Texas and Arizona; adult male has bright scarlet and black
         plumage [syn: vermillion flycatcher, firebird,
         Pyrocephalus rubinus mexicanus]

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