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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The European redstart.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The European redstart; -- so called from the red color of its tail.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name of the redstart, Ruticilla phænicura.


From the red colour of its tail. (Wiktionary)


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