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Definition of the noun babbler
What does babbler mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: babblers
- an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
- any of various insectivorous Old World birds with a loud incessant song; in some classifications considered members of the family Muscicapidae
Alternative definition of the noun babbler
- someone who babbles
- any of several passerine birds, of the families Timaliidae (found in Asia, Africa) and Pomatostomidae (found in Australia)
Babbler: In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, the babbler is a type of fictional monster.
Phrases with Babbler
- Iraq Babbler
- Brown Babbler
- Marsh Babbler
- Pygmy Babbler
- Sooty Babbler
- Spiny Babbler
- Golden Babbler
- Hall's Babbler
- Arabian Babbler
- Hinde's Babbler
- Abbott's Babbler
- Blackcap Babbler
- Capuchin Babbler
- Chapin's Babbler
- Striated Babbler
- Sulawesi Babbler
- Brown Tit-Babbler
- Deignan's Babbler
- Melodious Babbler
- Blue Jewel-Babbler
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by Douglas Dewar
The yellow-eyed babbler is a sprightly little creature not much larger than a sparrow. Its upper plumage is a rich reddish brown, changing to cinnamon on some of the quill feathers. The chin, throat, cheeks, and breast are as white as snow.
Revised Full-Color Edition by Merrill C. Tenney
EDWARDS babbler. The Greek term spermologos G5066 means literally “ picker up of seeds,” or more clearly, “one who maintains himself by picking up bits of scraps,” so perhaps “scavenger” would be a better translation than “ babbler.
With Topical Index by W. E. Vine, Merrill Unger
BABBLER, BABBLINGS 1. spemologos (4691), “a babbler,” is used in Acts 17:18. Primarily an adjective, it came to be used as a noun signifying a crow, or some other bird, picking up seeds (sperma, “a seed,” lego, “to collect”). Then it seems to ...
by Samuel Johnson
BABBLER (BA'BBLER) n.s.[from babble.]1. An idle ...
The Dinkum Dictionary (2010)
by Susan Butler
babbling brook Babbling brook, babbler: a cook; Baden Powell: a towel; bag of fruit: a suit; barmaid's blush: a flush, as in poker; Barney Maguire: a fire; barrel of fat: a hat. John Meredith, Learn to Talk Old Jack Lang, 1984. Rhyming slang is ...
by Gabriele Stein
cis, Babbler or babblynge person . Garrulus. a. um, Verbosus. a. um, Babbler to hym selfe alone. Soliloquus, Babblynge. Garrulitas, Loquacitas. tis, Verbositas. tis, Babblynge to him selfe, and no ...
by John Ayto, John Simpson
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bab noun Austral and NZ = babbler noun. 1936–.
by Orr, James
BABBLER. bab ́le ̃r áÌòì äìÌùÑåï, ba‛al ha-la ̄sho ̄n; the King James Version of Ecc. 10:11 literally, “master of the tongue”; the Revised Version (British and American) CHARMER; λαπιστη ́ς, lapiste ̄ ́s, the King James Version of ...
by Merrill F. Unger
BABBLER. The KJV rendering (Eccles. 10:11) of the Heb. ba'al lāshôn, “master of the tongue.” The word is understood by some as “charmer” (NASB); by others as “ slanderer.” Paul was called a “babbler” (Acts 17:18, Gk. spermologos, “seed ...
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A babbler solving a puzzle of its missing grub in the rubble.
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- Jungle Babbler
Keoladeo National Park, India
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- Jungle babbler
The jungle babbler (Turdoides striata) is a member of the family Leiothrichidae found in the Indian subcontinent. They are gregarious birds that forage in small groups of six to ten birds, a habit that has given them the popular name of Saath bhai (seven brothers) in Bengali with cognates in other regional languages which also mean "seven brothers".
The jungle babbler is a common resident breeding bird in most parts of the Indian subcontinent and is often seen in gardens within large cities as well as in forested areas. In the past, the orange-billed babbler, Turdoides rufescens, of Sri Lanka was considered to be a subspecies of jungle babbler, but has now been elevated to a species.
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- Arrow-market babbler
The common name for the arrow-market babbler is derived from its plumage. Pilanesberg National Park. South Africa
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- Jungle Babbler
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- Large Gray Babbler - Turdoides malcolmi
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- Yello-eyed Babbler
Yellow-eyed Babbler (Chrysomma sinense) is a resident bird of grassy habitats of most parts of India. Seen in Village Karor, District Rohtak, Haryana.
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- Babbler, the builder
#307 - Yellow-billed Babbler
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- Yellow billed Babbler
#871 - Explored
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- Yellow Eyed Babbler
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- Common Babbler
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- Jungle Babbler (Turdoides striata)
On a scorchy afternoon, an Old World babbler perched on a branch of a guava tree
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- Rufous Babbler
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- Babbler, large-grey
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Scrabble value of B3A1B3B3L1E1R1
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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