Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "siskin" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SISKIN

From Middle Dutch sīseken, from Middle Low German sīsek; related to Czech čižek, Russian chizh.
info
Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp
section

PRONUNCIATION OF SISKIN

siskin  [ˈsɪskɪn] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SISKIN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Siskin is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SISKIN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Siskin

The name siskin when referring to a bird is derived from an adaptation of the German dialect words sisschen, zeischen, which are diminutive forms of Middle High German and Middle Low German words, which are themselves apparently of Slavic origin. The name siskin was first recorded in written English in 1562, referring to the Eurasian Siskin, Carduelis spinus. Carduelis ▪ Andean Siskin, Carduelis spinescens ▪ Antillean Siskin, Carduelis dominicensis ▪ Black Siskin, Carduelis atrata ▪ Black-capped Siskin, Carduelis atriceps ▪ Black-chinned Siskin, Carduelis barbata ▪ Black-headed Siskin, Carduelis notata ▪ Eurasian Siskin, Carduelis spinus ▪ Hooded Siskin, Carduelis magellanica ▪ Olivaceous Siskin, Carduelis olivacea ▪ Pine Siskin, Carduelis pinus ▪ Red Siskin, Carduelis cucullata ▪ Saffron Siskin, Carduelis siemiradzkii ▪...

Definition of siskin in the English dictionary

The definition of siskin in the dictionary is a yellow-and-black Eurasian finch, Carduelis spinus.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SISKIN


buckskin
ˈbʌkˌskɪn
calfskin
ˈkɑːfˌskɪn
cleanskin
ˈkliːnˌskɪn
cowskin
ˈkaʊˌskɪn
doeskin
ˈdəʊˌskɪn
Erskine
ˈɜːskɪn
foreskin
ˈfɔːˌskɪn
griskin
ˈɡrɪskɪn
joskin
ˈdʒɒskɪn
kidskin
ˈkɪdˌskɪn
lambskin
ˈlæmˌskɪn
leopardskin
ˈlɛpədˌskɪn
oilskin
ˈɔɪlˌskɪn
Ruskin
ˈrʌskɪn
sealskin
ˈsiːlˌskɪn
sheepskin
ˈʃiːpˌskɪn
skin
skɪn
snakeskin
ˈsneɪkˌskɪn
wineskin
ˈwaɪnˌskɪn
wolfskin
ˈwʊlfˌskɪn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SISKIN

sis
sisal
sisal hemp
Sisera
siserary
Sisley
Sismondi
sissies
sissified
sissiness
Sissinghurst Castle
sissoo
sissy
sissyish
sissyness
sist
sister
sister school
sister-in-law
sisterhood

WORDS THAT END LIKE SISKIN

banana skin
bearskin
buskin
combination skin
coonskin
deerskin
goatskin
moleskin
onionskin
pigskin
pine siskin
ponyskin
redskin
Rumpelstiltskin
scarfskin
sharkskin
stressed skin
stressed-skin
thick skin
thin skin

Synonyms and antonyms of siskin in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «siskin» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF SISKIN

Find out the translation of siskin to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of siskin from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «siskin» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

金雀
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

siskin
570 millions of speakers

English

siskin
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

siskin
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

السسكن
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

чиж
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pintassilgo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঘন হলদে সবুজ রঙের একরকম গায়ক-পাখি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

siskin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Siskin
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zeisig
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

マヒワ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

검은 방울새
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Siskin
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giống chim hoàng tước
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

siskin
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सिस्किन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

karabaşlı iskete
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

lucherino
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

czyżyk
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

чиж
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scatiu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

siskin
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sijsje
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

grönsiska
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Siskin
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of siskin

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SISKIN»

The term «siskin» is regularly used and occupies the 102.630 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Regularly used
52
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «siskin» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of siskin
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «siskin».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SISKIN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «siskin» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «siskin» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about siskin

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SISKIN»

Discover the use of siskin in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to siskin and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
This Is Enlightenment
This Is Enlightenment is a landmark volume with the polemical force and archival depth to start a conversation that extends across the disciplines that the Enlightenment itself first configured.
Clifford Siskin, William Warner, 2010
2
The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in ...
This work documents the growing professionalisation of writing in the 1700s, as well as the ways in which both nationalist and entrepreneurial impulses worked to exclude women writers from the new category of professional writer in the 19th ...
Clifford Siskin, 1999
3
Tâches d'encre: French Composition
Using a process-writing approach, this third-year composition text helps students master writing skills and gain confidence as writers. The text is set up in a workbook format and is written entirely in French, except for the first chapter.
H. Siskin, Cheryl Krueger, Maryse Fauvel, 2011
4
The historicity of romantic discourse
Argues that there is a need to reexamine the literary history of Romanticism, discusses the concept of development, and looks at Romantic attitudes towards money, sex, and drugs.
Clifford Siskin, 1988
5
Understanding and Controlling Strobe Lighting: A Guide for ...
By simplifying the process of designing effective strobe-lighting setups for portraits, architecture, still-life images, and more, this thorough guide gives photographers the opportunity to be creative and dramatic in their choice of ...
John Siskin, 2010
6
Realms of Knowledge: Academic Departments in Secondary Schools
This study examines academic departments as a context for teaching in the secondary school. lt explores why teachers find departments to be crucial to the high school setting.
Leslie Santee Siskin, 1994
7
Handbook of Avian Hybrids of the World
Carduelis cucullata [Red Siskin] CHR. DRS. Pomarede 1986. × Serinus canicollis [Cape Canary] CHR. DRS. Fehrer 1993. × Serinus domesticus [ Domestic Canary] See: Appendix 1. Carduelis atriceps [Black-capped Siskin] × Carduelis pinus ...
Department of Genetics University of Georgia Eugene M. McCarthy Post Doctoral Researcher, Athens, 2006
8
Field Guide to the Songbirds of South America: The Passerines
Yellow-faced Siskin Carduelis yarrellii PLAte 121(3) 11 cm (41/4′′). Now rare and local in borders of humid forest and woodland in ne. Brazil, where the only siskin present; numbers much reduced by cagebird trapping. Old records from ...
Robert S. Ridgely, Guy Tudor, 2009
9
Endangered Wildlife and Plants of the World
(8-1 1 g) Diet: Seeds and insects Range: Northeastern Colombia, northern Venezuela, and coastal islands People have literally loved the red siskin to death . A beautiful yet tiny songbird, the red siskin appeals to those who keep birds in cages ...
‎2001
10
Jewish Community of Chattanooga
Mose and Garrison Siskin and their heirs are Chattanooga's most outstanding philanthropists. They created the Siskin Museum, the Siskin Foundation, the Siskin School, and the Siskin Rehabilitation Hospital in memory of their parents, Robert ...
Joy Effron Abelson Adams, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SISKIN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term siskin is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Charles Siskin: Weekend With Charlie
I went up to Atlanta recently to spend the week end with two of my grandchildren. At their age, 13 and 10, I don't consider it babysitting; it's more like “hanging ... «The Chattanoogan, Jun 15»
2
Siskin Hospital's First Physical Therapist Comes Full Circle
“I was the first physical therapist for Siskin's rehab center – before it was a hospital,” says Mickey. “The rehab center was on Oak Street, and we taught a class of ... «The Chattanoogan, Jun 15»
3
Diane Siskin: All Things Columbia
Diane Siskin: All Things Columbia. South Carolina's Capital City Is Building A New Path. Thursday, May 7, 2015 - by Diane Siskin ... «The Chattanoogan, May 15»
4
Angela Chaffin Joins Siskin Hospital
At Siskin Hospital, Ms. Chaffin's responsibilities include organizational development, performance management, employee relations, regulatory compliance, ... «The Chattanoogan, Apr 15»
5
MisterKrisp, Elevating the Rice Krispies Treat One Post at a Time
Jessica Siskin, a graduate student in creative nonfiction at the New School, has been working hard to change that. She is the artistic force behind MisterKrisp, ... «Wall Street Journal, Feb 15»
6
Nature Journal: Pine siskins wintering in WNC
"The opportunistic nature of the [pine siskin] and its partial indifference to constraints of time and space make it an intriguing subject." —E.W. Dawson, "North ... «Asheville Citizen-Times, Jan 15»
7
Snap, crackle, pop culture! New Yorker transforms Rice Krispies into …
A New York-based food artist's work really snaps, crackles and pops. Rice Krispies Treats connoisseur and grad student Jessica Siskin — aka Misterkrisp ... «New York Daily News, Nov 14»
8
Siskin River live in the studio
Clarence sisters Shalane and Tullara Connors are Siskin River. The pair joined us in the studio to play 'If I were a king' off their newly released album. Print page ... «ABC Local, Nov 14»
9
Siskin River launch debut album
Shalane and Tullara Connors are the sisters in Siskin River, originally from the outskirts of Grafton in New South Wales, who've spent most of the past 18 months ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Oct 14»
10
Assistant district attorney dismissed
Siskin has sat the bench for 10 years, first as a magistrate in Juvenile Court before being appointed to Circuit Court in 2012. Earlier this year he was re-elected ... «The Daily News Journal, Oct 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Siskin [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/siskin>. Oct 2020 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
caca["GB","United Kingdom",100],["ID","Indonesia",72],["US","United States",50],["CA","Canada",39],["AU","Australia",22],["DE","Germany",17],["FR","France",10],["AD","Andorra",0],["AE","United Arab Emirates",0],["AF","Afghanistan",0],["AG","Antigua \u0026 Barbuda",0],["AI","Anguilla",0],["AL","Albania",0],["AM","Armenia",0],["AO","Angola",0],["AQ","Antarctica",0],["AR","Argentina",0],["AS","American Samoa",0],["AT","Austria",0],["AW","Aruba",0],["AX","Åland Islands",0],["AZ","Azerbaijan",0],["BA","Bosnia \u0026 Herzegovina",0],["BB","Barbados",0],["BD","Bangladesh",0],["BE","Belgium",0],["BF","Burkina Faso",0],["BG","Bulgaria",0],["BH","Bahrain",0],["BI","Burundi",0],["BJ","Benin",0],["BL","St. Barthélemy",0],["BM","Bermuda",0],["BN","Brunei",0],["BO","Bolivia",0],["BQ","Caribbean Netherlands",0],["BR","Brazil",0],["BS","Bahamas",0],["BT","Bhutan",0],["BV","Bouvet Island",0],["BW","Botswana",0],["BY","Belarus",0],["BZ","Belize",0],["CC","Cocos (Keeling) Islands",0],["CD","Congo (DRC)",0],["CF","Central African Republic",0],["CG","Congo (Republic)",0],["CH","Switzerland",0],["CI","Côte d\u2019Ivoire",0],["CK","Cook Islands",0],["CL","Chile",0],["CM","Cameroon",0],["CN","China",0],["CO","Colombia",0],["CR","Costa Rica",0],["CU","Cuba",0],["CV","Cape Verde",0],["CW","Curaçao",0],["CX","Christmas Island",0],["CY","Cyprus",0],["CZ","Czech Republic",0],["DJ","Djibouti",0],["DK","Denmark",0],["DM","Dominica",0],["DO","Dominican Republic",0],["DZ","Algeria",0],["EC","Ecuador",0],["EE","Estonia",0],["EG","Egypt",0],["EH","Western Sahara",0],["ER","Eritrea",0],["ES","Spain",0],["ET","Ethiopia",0],["FI","Finland",0],["FJ","Fiji",0],["FK","Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)",0],["FM","Micronesia",0],["FO","Faroe Islands",0],["GA","Gabon",0],["GD","Grenada",0],["GE","Georgia",0],["GF","French Guiana",0],["GG","Guernsey",0],["GH","Ghana",0],["GI","Gibraltar",0],["GL","Greenland",0],["GM","Gambia",0],["GN","Guinea",0],["GP","Guadeloupe",0],["GQ","Equatorial Guinea",0],["GR","Greece",0],["GS","South Georgia \u0026 South Sandwich Islands",0],["GT","Guatemala",0],["GU","Guam",0],["GW","Guinea-Bissau",0],["GY","Guyana",0],["HK","Hong Kong",0],["HM","Heard \u0026 McDonald Islands",0],["HN","Honduras",0],["HR","Croatia",0],["HT","Haiti",0],["HU","Hungary",0],["IE","Ireland",0],["IL","Israel",0],["IM","Isle of Man",0],["IN","India",0],["IO","British Indian Ocean Territory",0],["IQ","Iraq",0],["IR","Iran",0],["IS","Iceland",0],["IT","Italy",0],["JE","Jersey",0],["JM","Jamaica",0],["JO","Jordan",0],["JP","Japan",0],["KE","Kenya",0],["KG","Kyrgyzstan",0],["KH","Cambodia",0],["KI","Kiribati",0],["KM","Comoros",0],["KN","St. Kitts \u0026 Nevis",0],["KP","North Korea",0],["KR","South Korea",0],["KW","Kuwait",0],["KY","Cayman Islands",0],["KZ","Kazakhstan",0],["LA","Laos",0],["LB","Lebanon",0],["LC","St. Lucia",0],["LI","Liechtenstein",0],["LK","Sri Lanka",0],["LR","Liberia",0],["LS","Lesotho",0],["LT","Lithuania",0],["LU","Luxembourg",0],["LV","Latvia",0],["LY","Libya",0],["MA","Morocco",0],["MC","Monaco",0],["MD","Moldova",0],["ME","Montenegro",0],["MF","St. Martin",0],["MG","Madagascar",0],["MH","Marshall Islands",0],["MK","Macedonia (FYROM)",0],["ML","Mali",0],["MM","Myanmar (Burma)",0],["MN","Mongolia",0],["MO","Macau",0],["MP","Northern Mariana Islands",0],["MQ","Martinique",0],["MR","Mauritania",0],["MS","Montserrat",0],["MT","Malta",0],["MU","Mauritius",0],["MV","Maldives",0],["MW","Malawi",0],["MX","Mexico",0],["MY","Malaysia",0],["MZ","Mozambique",0],["NA","Namibia",0],["NC","New Caledonia",0],["NE","Niger",0],["NF","Norfolk Island",0],["NG","Nigeria",0],["NI","Nicaragua",0],["NL","Netherlands",0],["NO","Norway",0],["NP","Nepal",0],["NR","Nauru",0],["NU","Niue",0],["NZ","New Zealand",0],["OM","Oman",0],["PA","Panama",0],["PE","Peru",0],["PF","French Polynesia",0],["PG","Papua New Guinea",0],["PH","Philippines",0],["PK","Pakistan",0],["PL","Poland",0],["PM","St. Pierre \u0026 Miquelon",0],["PN","Pitcairn Islands",0],["PR","Puerto Rico",0],["PS","Palestine",0],["PT","Portugal",0],["PW","Palau",0],["PY","Paraguay",0],["QA","Qatar",0],["RE","Réunion",0],["RO","Romania",0],["RS","Serbia",0],["RU","Russia",0],["RW","Rwanda",0],["SA","Saudi Arabia",0],["SB","Solomon Islands",0],["SC","Seychelles",0],["SD","Sudan",0],["SE","Sweden",0],["SG","Singapore",0],["SH","St. Helena",0],["SI","Slovenia",0],["SJ","Svalbard \u0026 Jan Mayen",0],["SK","Slovakia",0],["SL","Sierra Leone",0],["SM","San Marino",0],["SN","Senegal",0],["SO","Somalia",0],["SR","Suriname",0],["SS","South Sudan",0],["ST","São Tomé \u0026 Príncipe",0],["SV","El Salvador",0],["SX","Sint Maarten",0],["SY","Syria",0],["SZ","Swaziland",0],["TC","Turks \u0026 Caicos Islands",0],["TD","Chad",0],["TF","French Southern Territories",0],["TG","Togo",0],["TH","Thailand",0],["TJ","Tajikistan",0],["TK","Tokelau",0],["TL","Timor-Leste",0],["TM","Turkmenistan",0],["TN","Tunisia",0],["TO","Tonga",0],["TR","Turkey",0],["TT","Trinidad \u0026 Tobago",0],["TV","Tuvalu",0],["TW","Taiwan",0],["TZ","Tanzania",0],["UA","Ukraine",0],["UG","Uganda",0],["UM","U.S. Outlying Islands",0],["UY","Uruguay",0],["UZ","Uzbekistan",0],["VA","Vatican City",0],["VC","St. Vincent \u0026 Grenadines",0],["VE","Venezuela",0],["VG","British Virgin Islands",0],["VI","U.S. Virgin Islands",0],["VN","Vietnam",0],["VU","Vanuatu",0],["WF","Wallis \u0026 Futuna",0],["WS","Samoa",0],["XK","Kosovo",0],["YE","Yemen",0],["YT","Mayotte",0],["ZA","South Africa",0],["ZM","Zambia",0],["ZW","Zimbabwe",0]