Steller's jay

noun Stel·ler's jay \ˈste-lərz, ˈshte-\

Definition of Steller's jay

  1. :  a jay (Cyanocitta stelleri) of western North America with a high crest and black and dark blue plumage

Origin and Etymology of steller's jay

Georg W. Steller †1746 German naturalist

First Known Use: 1828

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