humble–bee

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noun hum·ble–bee \ˈhəm-bəl-ˌbē\

Definition of humble–bee

Origin and Etymology of humble–bee

Middle English humbylbee, from humbyl- (akin to Middle Dutch hommel bumblebee) + bee — more at hum


First Known Use: 15th century

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