monal

noun

mo·​nal
variants or less commonly monaul or moonal or moonaul or minaul
məˈnȯl,
-näl
plural -s
: any of various large pheasants of India
especially : any of several large showy pheasants of the genus Lophophorus found at high altitudes in northern India see impeyan pheasant

Word History

Etymology

Nepali munāl, monāl

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“Monal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monal. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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