“Never in all my wanderings afoot had I seen a yaffingale dusting himself like”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘yaffingale’.
birds with singular names from
at least 9 English dictionaries
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.
originally started as an attempt to collect words I found visually and auditorially beautiful, as well as psychically evocative, this has become nothing more than a grab bag of word curiosities, a ...
This is an eclectic and somewhat random list of words that catch and hold my attention. They may be archaic or disused, dialectal, jargon words from my fields of academic speciality (linguistics, ...
Looking for tweets for yaffingale.