Serinus

noun

Se·​ri·​nus
sə̇ˈrīnəs,
-rēn-
: an Old World genus of finches including the canary, the serin, and related forms

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from French serin serin

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“Serinus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Serinus. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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