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Meaning of BULBUL

Pronunciation:  'bûlbûl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  nightingale spoken of in Persian poetry
 

BULBUL is a 6 letter word that starts with B.

 

 See Also: Luscinia megarhynchos, nightingale

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bul"bul\, n. [Per.] (Zo["o]l.)
The Persian nightingale ({Pycnonotus jocosus}). The name is
also applied to several other Asiatic singing birds, of the
family {Timaliid[ae]}. The green bulbuls belong to the
{Chloropsis} and allied genera. [Written also {buhlbuhl}.]

 

 

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