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noun cor·bie \ˈkȯr-bē\

Definition of corbie

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  carrion crow; also :  raven

Origin and Etymology of corbie

Middle English, modification of Anglo-French corbin, from Latin corvinus of a raven — more at corvine

First Known Use: 15th century

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