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Definition of the noun babbler

What does babbler mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: babblers

  1. an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
  2. 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


  1. someone who babbles
  2. 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

  1. Iraq Babbler
  2. Brown Babbler
  3. Marsh Babbler
  4. Pygmy Babbler
  5. Sooty Babbler
  6. Spiny Babbler
  7. Golden Babbler
  8. Hall's Babbler
  9. Arabian Babbler
  10. Hinde's Babbler
  11. Abbott's Babbler
  12. Blackcap Babbler
  13. Capuchin Babbler
  14. Chapin's Babbler
  15. Striated Babbler
  16. Sulawesi Babbler
  17. Brown Tit-Babbler
  18. Deignan's Babbler
  19. Melodious Babbler
  20. Blue Jewel-Babbler

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Google previewSouthern Africa (2007)

South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Lesotho, and Southern Mozambique by Tilde Stuart

The Southern Pied Babbler is a quite unmistakable, striking-looking white bird with black wings and tail, whereas the Arrow-marked Babbler is brown-colored and looks much like the three other babblers in the region, distinguished only by the ...

Google previewThe Capital (1902)

Babbler refers to Rev. Robert J. Burdette, who is stated to be mixing in the ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Modern Slang (2010)

by John Ayto, John Simpson

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bab noun Austral and NZ = babbler noun. 1936–.

Google previewWebster's Unabridge Dictionary, Vintage Pre-1923 Edition (2015)

by Noah Webster

BABBLER Bab"bler, n. 1. An idletalker; anirrational prater; a teller of secrets. Great babblers,or talkers, are not fit for trust. L'Estrange. 2. A hound too noisy on finding a good scent. 3. (Zoöl.) Defn: A name given to any one of family (Timalinæ ) of ...

Google previewZondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary (2011)

by J. D. Douglas, Merrill C. Tenney

babbler. In the NT, the Greek term spermologosG5066 (lit., “picker up of seeds,” but applied to those who scavenge for information) occurs only in an offhand remark attributed to the EPICUREAN and STOIC philosophers who listened to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (1999)

by Michael A. Mares, Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (Norman, Okla.)

the Arabian babbler, Turdoides squamiceps, ...

Google previewPolitical and Historical Encyclopedia of Women (2004)

by Christine Fauré

Politieke Snapster (The Political Babbler; snapster is ...

Google previewA dictionary of birds (1896)

by Alfred Newton, Hans Gadow, Richard Lydekker, Robert Wilson Shufeldt, Charles Smart Roy

often with a prefix such as Bush-Babbler, Shrike- Babbler, Tit-Babbler, and so the epithet "Bald" is applied just as inaccurately in North. 26 BABILLARD— BALDPA TE.

Google previewVine's Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words (1996)

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 nounsignifying a crow, orsomeother bird, picking up seeds (sperma, “a seed,” lego, “to collect”). Then it seems to ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopaedia Of Himalayas (5 Vols. Set) (2008)

by Ramesh Chandra Bisht

babbler, Jerdon's babbler, Bengal florican, Finn's weaver and white-throated bush chat, and several birds associated with wetlands, especially the white- bellied heron, swamp francolin (Francolinus gularis) and Marsh babbler ( Pellomeum ...

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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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