Saint Martin's bird

noun

Saint Mar·​tin's bird
-ˈmärtᵊnz-
British

Word History

Etymology

after St. Martin of Tours †397 French prelate, bishop of Tours

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“Saint Martin's bird.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saint%20Martin%27s%20bird. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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