parrakeet

noun par·ra·keet
variants: or parakeet \usually -ēt+V\ or less commonly paroquet or parroquet \-ket, usually -et+V\

Definition of parrakeet

plural -s
1 a :any of numerous usually rather small slender parrots with a long graduated tail — see carolina parrakeet , grass parrakeet
b :puffin

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Origin and Etymology of parrakeet

Middle French & Spanish; Spanish periquito, from Middle French perroquet, paroquet parrot


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of parrakeet


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