yellow bunting
noun see yellowhammer

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  • Yellow bunting — Yellow Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yellow Bunting — The name Yellow Bunting can also refer to the Yellowhammer (Emberiza citrinella). Taxobox name = Yellow Bunting status = VU | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Emberizidae… …   Wikipedia

  • yellow bunting — Yellowhammer Yel low*ham mer, n. [For yellow ammer, where ammer is fr. AS. amore a kind of bird; akin to G. ammer a yellow hammer, OHG. amero.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A common European finch ({Emberiza citrinella}). The color of the male is bright yellow …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • yellow bunting — japoninė geltonoji starta statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Emberiza sulphurata angl. yellow bunting vok. Schwefelammer, f rus. японская овсянка, f pranc. bruant du Japon, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrosios startos …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • yellow bunting — noun European bunting the male being bright yellow • Syn: ↑yellowhammer, ↑Emberiza citrinella • Hypernyms: ↑bunting • Member Holonyms: ↑Emberiza, ↑genus Emberiza …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellow-bunting — n. Yellow hammer (Emberiza citrinella) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • yellow-ammer — see ↑yellowhammer below. • • • Main Entry: ↑yellow yellˈowhammer or (obsolete) yellˈow ammer noun A bunting (Emberiza citrinella), so named from the yellow colour of the male (also called yellow bunting) • • • Main Entry: ↑yellow …   Useful english dictionary

  • Yellow — Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus light bay …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yellow atrophy — Yellow Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yellow bark — Yellow Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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