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chaffinch Explained

chaffinch at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] a common small European bird//

chaffinch at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Songbird (Fringilla coelebs) that breeds in gardens and farmlands of Europe and N Africa to central Asia (and, by introduction, S. Africa). It is the most common finch in W Europe. The 6-in. (15-cm) male has a bluish crown, rust-brown back, greenish rump, and pinkish to rust face and breast; the female is greenish brown. The Canary Islands, or blue, chaffinch (F. teydea) is similar.

chaffinch at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
a small European bird of the FINCH family

Chaffinch at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Chaffinch \Chaf"finch\, n. [Cf. {Chiff-chaff}.] (Zo["o]l.)
A bird of Europe ({Fringilla c[oe]lebs}), having a variety of
very sweet songs, and highly valued as a cage bird; -- called
also {copper finch}.

chaffinch at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

chaffinch
n : small European finch with a cheerful song [syn: {Fringilla
coelebs}]

chaffinch at English (WD) Of Explained:

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English

Etymology

From chaff + finch.
Category: Image - :Fringilla coelebs chaffinch male edit2.jpg|right|thumb|197px|A male chaffinch

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ˈt͡ʃæfɪnt͡ʃ/

Noun

Inter: en-noun » es
  • A small passerine bird, Fringilla coelebs, of the finch family.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » bird
    • Albanian: Inter: t+ » sq|borës|m
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|сипка|f
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|pinsà|m
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|pěnkava|f
    • Danish: bogfinke
    • Dutch: vink, boekvink
    • Esperanto: fringo
    • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|bókígða|f
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|peippo
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|pinson|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Buchfink|m
    • Hungarian: Inter: t- » hu|erdei pinty
    • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|bókfinka|f
    • Interlingue: Inter: t- » ie|pinson
    • Japanese: ズアオアトリ


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Luxembourgish: Inter: t- » lb|Poufank|m
  • Northern Sami: beibboš
  • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|bokfink
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|zięba
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|tentilhão
  • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|cinteză|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|зяблик|m|sc=Cyrl|tr=zjáblik
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|breacan-beithe|m
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|zeba|f
  • Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|pinka|f
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|pinzón vulgar|m
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|bofink
  • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|asgell fraith|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * Category: w - :chaffinch|Wikipedia article on the chaffinch
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