Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The oldsquaw, a kind of duck.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The old squaw, or long-tailed duck.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of duck; especially, a teal, as the garganey, Querquedula circia. Also sercel.

Etymologies

French, from Latin querquedula. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • (German), El pato media luna (Spanish), La sarcelle soucrourou (French), La sarcelle à ailes bleues (French), La marzaiola americana (Italian), De blauwvleugeltaling (Dutch), Blåvingad årta (Swedish), and A kékszárnyú réce (Magyar).

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