bluebird


bluebird
bluebird [blo͞o′bʉrd΄]
n.
any of a genus (Sialia) of small North American thrushes: the male usually has a blue or bluish back and an orange or reddish breast

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  • Bluebird — Blue bird , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small song bird ({Sialia sialis}), very common in the United States, and, in the north, one of the earliest to arrive in spring. The male is blue, with the breast reddish. It is related to the European robin. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bluebird — (n.) also blue bird, North American warbler like bird, 1680s, from BLUE (Cf. blue) (1) in reference to its plumage + BIRD (Cf. bird) (n.1). Figurative use in bluebird of happiness is from 1909 play romance l Oiseau bleu, lit. The Blue Bird, by… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Bluebird — Taxobox name = Bluebirds image caption = Eastern Bluebird image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Turdidae genus = Sialia subdivision ranks = Species subdivision = * Sialia sialis *… …   Wikipedia

  • bluebird — /blooh berrd /, n. 1. any of several small North American songbirds of the genus Sialia, having predominantly blue plumage, as the eastern S. sialis, which has a blue back and a reddish brown breast. 2. See fairy bluebird. 3. (usually cap.) a… …   Universalium

  • Bluebird — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Bluebird (en anglais, oiseau bleu ) se rapporte : Le nom anglais d un oiseau d Amérique du Nord, le Sialia ou merlebleu. Une maison de disques,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bluebird — UK [ˈbluːˌbɜː(r)d] / US [ˈbluˌbɜrd] noun [countable] Word forms bluebird : singular bluebird plural bluebirds a small blue bird found in North America …   English dictionary