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Meaning of "song sparrow" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SONG SPARROW

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SONG SPARROW

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Song sparrow 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 SONG SPARROW MEAN IN ENGLISH?

song sparrow

Song sparrow

The Song Sparrow is a medium-sized American sparrow. Among the native sparrows in North America, it is easily one of the most abundant, variable and adaptable species.

Definition of song sparrow in the English dictionary

The definition of song sparrow in the dictionary is a common North American finch, Melospiza melodia, having brown-and-white plumage and a melodious song.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SONG SPARROW

song
song and dance
Song Coi
song cycle
song form
song hit
Song Koi
Song of Solomon
Song of Songs
song sheet
song thrush
song without words
songbird
songbook
songcraft
songfest
songful
songfully
songfulness

WORDS THAT END LIKE SONG SPARROW

arrow
barrow
bone marrow
bow and arrow
broad arrow
chipping sparrow
Cupid´s arrow
disc harrow
farrow
harrow
house sparrow
Jarrow
marrow
narrow
sparrow
straight arrow
straight-arrow
tomorrow
tree sparrow
wheelbarrow
yarrow

Synonyms and antonyms of song sparrow in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «song sparrow» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SONG SPARROW

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The translations of song sparrow from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «song sparrow» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

北美歌雀
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

canción gorrión
570 millions of speakers

English

song sparrow
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गीत गौरैया
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

أغنية العصفور
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

песня воробей
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pardal de canção
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গান স্প্যারো
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bruant chanteur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Lagu burung pipit
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Song Sparrow
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

曲のスズメ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

노래 참새
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lagu sparrow
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

bài hát chim sẻ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பாடல் குருவி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गाणे चिमणी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Şarkı serçesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

canzone passero
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

piosenka wróbel
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

пісня горобець
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cântec vrabie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σπουργίτι τραγουδιού
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

liedjie mossie
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sång sparv
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sang spurv
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of song sparrow

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SONG SPARROW»

The term «song sparrow» is regularly used and occupies the 67.024 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SONG SPARROW» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SONG SPARROW»

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Song of the Sparrow
In fifth-century Britain, Elaine, who lives with her family in the military encampments of Arthur's army, describes her perceptions of war and the people around her as she becomes involved in the struggle against the Saxons.
Lisa Ann Sandell, 2008
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Music of the Birds: A Celebration of Bird Song
Bachman's Sparrow Common over much of North America, the Song Sparrow enlivens each spring with its energetic outbursts. Songs are a variable sequence of notes, including clear whistles and buzzy sounds. Each male has about ten ...
Lang Elliott, 1999
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The Atlas of Breeding Birds in New York State
Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia Nearly every birder knows the Song Sparrow, and no wonder. This thicket -loving bird is one of the most widespread breeding species in New York. It was recorded in more Atlas blocks than any other species  ...
Robert F. Andrle, Janet R. Carroll, 1988
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The Laws Guide to Drawing Birds
Front cover: Northern Cardinal Title page: American Robin, Allen's Hummingbird, Loggerhead Shrike, Red-tailed Hawk, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Belted Kingfisher ii Song Sparrow iii Olive-sided Flycatcher, Tufted Titmouse, Red-bellied ...
‎2012
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Birds of British Columbia, Volume 4: Wood Warblers through ...
Song Sparrow nest with young; the nestling period of the Song Sparrow in British Columbia ranges from 9 to 13 days (Victoria, 16 May 1998; R.Wayne Campbell). the 13 weeks between the third week of May and the second week of August.
Wayne Campbell, Neil K. Dawe, Ian McTaggart-Cowan, 2001
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Perspectives on the Study of Speech
Another group of swamp sparrows was trained with three sets of song types: (1) sequences of song sparrow imitations of swamp sparrow syllables derived from a previous experiment; (2) a re-edited version of a field recording of a rare, ...
P. D. Eimas, J. L. Miller, 2013
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Ornithological Biography
FRINGILLA MELODIA, Wils. PLATE XXV. MALE AND FEMALE. THE Song Sparrow is one of the most abundant of its tribe in Louisiana, during winter. This abundance is easily accounted for by the circumstance that it rears three broods in the ...
John James Audubon, 1832
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HANDBOOK OF NATURE STUDY
METHOD — All the observations of the song sparrow must be made in the field, and they are easily made because the bird builds near houses, in gardens, and in the shrubbery. Poetry and other literature about the song sparrow should be ...
ANNA BOTSFORD COMSTOCK, 2010
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A Nature Guide to the Southwest Tahoe Basin: Including ...
Song Sparrow, Melospiza melodia. Plate 42 An extremely variable species both aurally and morphologically, the Song Sparrow also lives throughout most of North America. Its stripy, gray-brown head and breast usually gives away its identity, ...
Charles Quinn, Rebecca Chaplin, David Cardinal, 2006
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Guide to Taxidermy
.15 581aMelospiza cinerea fallax Desert Song Sparrow . . . . . . . . . . . . . .35 581bMelospiza cinerea montana Mountain Song Sparrow . . . . . . . . .. .25 581cMelospiza cinerea hecrmanni Heermann's Song Sparrow . . . . . . . . . .10 581dlllelospiza ...
Charles K. Reed, Chester A. Reed, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SONG SPARROW»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term song sparrow is used in the context of the following news items.
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Nature Journal: Don't neglect the WNC song sparrow
Through the years, Elizabeth and I have never written about or prepared artwork for song sparrows. It's not that we've ignored the sparrow tribe. There have ... «Asheville Citizen-Times, Jul 15»
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Bird Lore: Song Sparrow
The Song Sparrow is so widespread across North America that it has been called the default sparrow. It can be found in a variety of habitats, including brushy ... «My Edmonds News, May 15»
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Sparrow species plentiful in Montana; Song sparrow, dark-eyed …
The Emberizidae family, or sparrow family, is a large family in North America with 49 ... Of those five, only the song sparrow and dark-eyed junco are year around ... «Montana Standard, Mar 14»
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Even low-level PCBs change bird songs
“The black-capped chickadees and song sparrows we studied ingest PCBs when they eat contaminated insects. The chemicals appear to mimic hormones and ... «Cornell Chronicle, Sep 13»
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Age matters for song sparrows and climate change
A nestling song sparrow is photographed just after being banded and measured. Researchers at UC Davis are studying the song sparrows to see how and why ... «UC Davis, Aug 13»
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How singing a lot of songs doesn't make songbirds the cleverest in …
Researchers found that the best singers among a group of sparrows were the worst ... The researchers think that female song sparrows may use potential mates' ... «Daily Mail, May 13»
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'Get off my perch!' Incredible video shows how fights break out …
And new research shows that territorial song sparrows are no different, with incredible videos showing how they use increasingly threatening signals to warn off ... «Daily Mail, Feb 13»
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Get off my lawn: Song sparrows escalate territorial threats – with video
Territorial song sparrows use increasingly threatening signals to ward off trespassing rivals. First an early warning that matches the intruder's song, then wing ... «UW Today, Feb 13»
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Revenge of the song sparrow
The revenge of the song sparrow! ... Ç., Tom, M., Campbell, S. E. & Beecher, M. D. (2013) Song type matching is an honest early threat signal in a hierarchical ... «YouTube, Feb 13»
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First sighting of song sparrow in Ester highlights annual bird count
The biggest find in this year's count was the presence of a song sparrow at a bird feeder in Ester. It marked the first report of a song sparrow in Fairbanks and ... «Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, Jan 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Song sparrow [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/song-sparrow>. Jul 2020 ».
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