Meaning of SISKIN in English


noun Etymology: German dialect Sisschen, diminutive of Middle High German zīse ~, of Slavic origin; akin to Czech čížek ~ Date: 1562 a small chiefly greenish and yellowish finch ( Carduelis spinus ) of Europe, Asia, and northern Africa that is related to the goldfinch

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