from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small Eurasian marsh bird (Panurus biarmicus), the male of which has mustachelike black markings.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A bird, the bearded tit.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The European bearded titmouse (Panurus biarmicus); -- called also reed bunting, bearded pinnock, and lesser butcher bird.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The bearded tit. Panurus or Calamophilus biarmicus, a common bird of Europe and Asia: so called from frequenting reeds. Also called reed-pheasant.
reed + -ling (Wiktionary)