wren warbler


wren warbler
noun
small Asiatic and African bird; constructs nests like those of tailorbirds
Hypernyms: ↑Old World warbler, ↑true warbler
Member Holonyms: ↑Prinia, ↑genus Prinia

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noun
: any of several small Asiatic and African sylviid birds of the genus Prinia some of which construct nests similar to those of tailorbirds

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  • Wren warbler — Wren Wren (r[e^]n), n. [OE. wrenne, AS. wrenna, wr[ae]nna, perhaps akin to wr[=ae]ne lascivious.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small singing birds belonging to {Troglodytes} and numerous allied of the family… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wren-warbler — ▪ bird  any of a number of Old World warblers, family Sylviidae (order Passeriformes), that are wrenlike in carrying their tails cocked up. The name also denotes certain birds of the family Maluridae that are found in Australia and New Zealand.… …   Universalium

  • Miombo Wren-Warbler — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification Ki …   Wikipedia

  • Grey Wren Warbler — Taxobox name = Grey Wren Warbler status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Cisticolidae genus = Camaroptera species = C. simplex binomial = Camaroptera simplex binomial …   Wikipedia

  • barred wren-warbler — raiboji karietaitinė devynbalsė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Calamonastes fasciolatus; Camaroptera fasciolatus angl. barred wren warbler vok. Damarabindensänger, m rus. пёстрая крапивниковая славка, f pranc.… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • grey wren-warbler — pilkoji karietaitinė devynbalsė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Calamonastes simplex; Camaroptera simplex angl. grey wren warbler vok. Somalibindensänger, m rus. серая крапивниковая славка, f pranc. camaroptère modeste, m …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Stierling`s wren-warbler — Stirlingo karietaitinė devynbalsė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Calamonastes stierlingi angl. Stierling s wren warbler vok. Stierlingbindensänger, m pranc. camaroptère de Stierling, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Miombo wren-warbler — zambezinė karietaitinė devynbalsė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Calamonastes undosus angl. Miombo wren warbler vok. Miombobindensänger, m pranc. camaroptère du miombo, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – raibosios… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Cape wren-warbler — /keɪp ˈrɛn wɔblə/ (say kayp ren wawbluh) noun → tinktinkie …   Australian English dictionary

  • Wren — (r[e^]n), n. [OE. wrenne, AS. wrenna, wr[ae]nna, perhaps akin to wr[=ae]ne lascivious.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small singing birds belonging to {Troglodytes} and numerous allied of the family {Troglodytid[ae]} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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