tomtit

noun
tom·tit | \ ˈtäm-ˌtit , täm-ˈtit \

Definition of tomtit 

: any of various small active birds

First Known Use of tomtit

1700, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tomtit

probably short for tomtitmouse, from the name Tom + titmouse

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