Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name for the skua, Stercorarius catarrhactes.
- n. UK the great skua, Stercorarius skua
- n. gull-like jaeger of northern seas
“So maybe his eyes will get pecked out by a bonxie, he'll be attacked by a basking shark, or”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘bonxie’.
birds with singular names from
at least 9 English dictionaries
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A list of birders' "shorthand" names, traditional nicknames, non-English names, and obsolete names for feathered creatures worldwide.
Interesting blog entry here on naming U.S. birds.
A rich list of Scottish bird (nick)names and related terms cited in Dr. Jamieson's Scottish Dictionary and Supplement, 1841.
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