manakin

noun man·a·kin \ˈmanə̇kə̇n\

Definition of manakin

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  manikin

  2. 2 :  any of numerous small bright-colored clamatorial birds of the family Pipridae of Central and South America — compare mannikin

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Origin and Etymology of manakin

Dutch manneken little man — more at manikin


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