calandra lark

noun \ "- \
variants: or less commonly calander \kəˈlandə(r)\

Definition of calandra lark

plural -s
: a large European lark (Melanocorypha calandra) noted for its ability to mimic the songs of other birds and sometimes kept as a cage bird

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Origin and Etymology of calandra lark

Middle French calandre, from Old Provençal calandra, from Late Greek kalandros, probably from Greek charadrios, a bird


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