corbie

noun cor·bie \ ˈkȯr-bē \

Definition of corbie

chiefly Scotland
: carrion crow; also : raven

Origin and Etymology of corbie

Middle English, modification of Anglo-French corbin, from Latin corvinus of a raven — more at corvine


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