loriot

noun lor·i·ot \ˈlȯrēət, -ēˌō\

Definition of loriot

plural

-s

  1. :  the golden oriole of Europe

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Origin and Etymology of loriot

French, from Middle French, alteration of loriol, from l'oriol the loriot, the oriole, from Old French, from l' the (contraction of le, definite article, the, from Latin ille that one, that) + oriol loriot, oriole


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