Meaning of ORIOLE in English


noun see: aureus Date: 1768 any of various usually brightly colored Old World passerine birds (family Oriolidae and especially genus Oriolus ), any of various New World passerine birds (family Icteridae and especially genus Icterus ) of which the males are usually black and yellow or black and orange

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