garganey

noun
gar·​ga·​ney | \ˈgärgənē\
plural -s

Definition of garganey 

: a European teal (Anas querquedula) having the male distinguished by a broad white stripe from eye to nape

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History and Etymology for garganey

Italian dialect (16th century, region of Bellinzona, Ticino canton, southern Switzerland) garganei, of imitative origin

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