Brambling
Brambling Bram"bling, n. [OE. bramline. See {Bramble}, n.] (Zo["o]l.) The European mountain finch ({Fringilla montifringilla}); -- called also {bramble finch} and {bramble}. [1913 Webster]

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  • brambling — noun Brit. gather blackberries. → bramble brambling [ bramblɪŋ] noun a finch with a white rump, related to the chaffinch. [Fringilla montifringilla.] Origin C16: perh. from or related to the obs. Ger. synonym Brämling, related to bramble, or a… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Brambling — Brambling, so v.w. Blaumeise, s.u. Meise …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • brambling — ► NOUN ▪ a finch with a white rump, related to the chaffinch. ORIGIN perhaps from obsolete German Brämling in the same sense; related to BRAMBLE(Cf. ↑bramble) …   English terms dictionary

  • brambling — [bram′bliŋ] n. [earlier bramline, prob. < BRAMBLE] a brightly colored, migrating finch (Fringilla montifringilla) of Europe …   English World dictionary

  • Brambling — Taxobox name = Brambling status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 status ref = [IUCN2006|assessors=BirdLife International|year=2004|id=53388|title=Fringilla montifringilla|downloaded=12 May 2006 Database entry includes justification for why this… …   Wikipedia

  • brambling — /bram bling/, n. an Old World finch, Fringilla montifringilla, the male of which is black and white with a reddish brown breast. [1560 70; earlier bramlin (bram (var. of BROOM) + lin LING1); akin to G Brämling] * * * ▪ bird  (species Fringilla… …   Universalium

  • brambling — /ˈbræmblɪŋ/ (say brambling) noun a finch, Fringilla montifringilla, which breeds in northern parts of Europe and Asia and migrates southward in winter. {earlier bramling, from broom (def. 3) + ling1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Brambling — šiaurinis kikilis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Fringilla montifringilla angl. Brambling vok. Bergfink …   Paukščių anatomijos terminai

  • brambling — šiaurinis kikilis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Fringilla montifringilla angl. brambling vok. Bergfink, m rus. вьюрок, m; юрок, m pranc. pinson du nord, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – kikiliai …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • brambling — noun A finch, of northern Eurasia; the male has a black head in summer and an orange breast with white belly and a long white rump …   Wiktionary

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