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EnglishEdit

 
A dark-eyed junco, Junco hyemalis hyemalis.

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish junco.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒʌŋkoʊ/
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NounEdit

junco (plural juncos or juncoes)

  1. (ornithology) Any bird of the genus Junco, which includes several species of North American sparrow.

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Etymology 1Edit

From Latin iuncus.

NounEdit

junco m (plural juncos)

  1. reed, rush

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Malay jong.

NounEdit

junco m (plural juncos)

  1. (nautical) junk (a Chinese ship)

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin iuncus.

NounEdit

junco m (plural juncos)

  1. reed, rush

SynonymsEdit

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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Portuguese junco, from Malay jong.

NounEdit

junco m (plural juncos)

  1. (nautical) junk (a Chinese ship)