noun \ˈvər-dən\

Definition of VERDIN

:  a very small yellow-headed bird (Auriparus flaviceps) of arid scrubland that is related to the chickadee and is found from Texas to California and southward to Mexico

Origin of VERDIN

French, a green songbird of Indochina, alteration of verdon, verdun bunting, yellowhammer, from vert green, from Old French verd, vert
First Known Use: 1881

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