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Related / Similar Words: ruffed grouse, Bonasa umbellus, bobwhite, bobwhite quail, tinamou

 

Definition:
  • valued as a game bird in eastern United States and Canada;
  • a popular North American game bird; named for its call;
  • small Old World gallinaceous game birds;
  • heavy-bodied small-winged South American game bird resembling a gallinaceous bird but related to the ratite birds;
  • flesh of either quail or grouse;

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    Hyponyms: northern bobwhite, Colinus virginianus, Hungarian partridge, gray partridge, Perdix perdix, red-legged partridge, Alectoris ruffa, Greek partridge, rock partridge, Alectoris graeca, mountain quail, mountain partridge, Oreortyx picta palmeri

     

    Member Meronyms: Bonasa, genus Bonasa, Colinus, genus Colinus, Perdicidae, subfamily Perdicidae, Perdicinae, subfamily Perdicinae, covey, Tinamidae, family Tinamidae

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: thëllëzë   Basque: eper  
    Bosnian: jarebica   Breton: klujar c’hris  
    Bulgarian: яребица   Catalan: perdiu  
    Croatian: skvržulja   Danish: agerhøne  
    Dutch: patrijs   Esperanto: perdriko  
    Estonian: nurmkana   Finnish: peltopyy  
    French: perdrix   Frisian: patriis  
    Galician: perdiz charra   German: Rebhuhn  
    Greek: πέρδικα   Hungarian: fogoly  
    Icelandic: akurhænsn   Irish: patraisc  
    Italian: pernice   Japanese: やまうずら  
    Kurdish: kew   Latin: perdix  
    Latvian: laukirbe   Lithuanian: kurapka  
    Macedonian: еребица   Maltese: ħaġla  
    Norwegian: rapphøne   Polish: kuropatwa  
    Portuguese: perdiz   Romanian: potârniche  
    Russian: куропатка   Serbian: jаребица  
    Slovak: jarabica   Slovenian: jerebica  
    Spanish: perdiz   Swedish: rapphöna  
    Turkish: çilkeklik   Ukrainian: сiрая курiпка  
    Welsh: petrisen  
     
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