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The Portuguese called them beija-flor, or “flower kisser.”
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yarb commented on the word beija-flor
May 1, 2009
gabreal commented on the word beija-flor
Beija (kiss) - flor (flower)... Kisses-flowers:yes, this is the Portuguese word for "Hummingbird."wonderful!