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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

noun

  1. someone who babbles
  2. any of several passerine birds, of the families Timaliidae (found in Asia, Africa) and Pomatostomidae (found in Australia)

Explanation

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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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Babbler

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Google previewJungle folk, Indian natural history sketches (1912)

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.

Google previewThe Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1 (2010)

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.

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 noun signifying a crow, or some other bird, picking up seeds (sperma, “a seed,” lego, “to collect”). Then it seems to ...

Google previewDictionary of the English Language (Complete and Unabridged) (2011)

by Samuel Johnson

BABBLER (BA'BBLER) n.s.[from babble.]1. An idle ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewThe English Dictionary before Cawdrey (1985)

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 ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Modern Slang (2010)

by John Ayto, John Simpson

b bab babbler babbling brook babe babelicious backof Bourke backpassage backroomboy bad bags of mystery sausages...

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

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (2015)

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 ...

Google previewThe New Unger's Bible Dictionary (2009)

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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Small photo of Jungle babbler (Turdoides striata) sitting on a tree in Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Bharatpur, India. The park was declared a protected sanctuary in 1971 and it is also a World Heritage Site.Small photo of Jungle babbler with open beak on tapSmall photo of Jungle babbler looking up from dripping tapSmall photo of Jungle babbler on dripping tap looking downSmall photo of Jungle babbler (Turdoides striata) sitting on a tree in Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Bharatpur, India.Small photo of Jungle babbler (Turdoides striata) sitting on a tree in Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Bharatpur, India. The park was declared a protected sanctuary in 1971 and it is also a World Heritage Site.Small photo of Forest Babbler perched on a branch in a garden More...

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Babbler Meaning

Video shows what babbler means. Someone who babbles.. Any of several passerine birds, of the families Timaliidae (found in Asia, Africa) and Pomatostomidae ...

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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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