any of a family (Corvidae) of passerine birds typically having a stout bill, strong legs, omnivorous eating-habits, and open nests and displaying aggressive behavior, including the crows, jays, and magpies
Origin of corvidfrom Modern Latin Corvidae from Classical Latin corvus, raven
Any of various medium-sized to large birds of the family Corvidae, which includes crows, ravens, jays, and magpies.
Origin of corvidNew Latin Corvidae family name Latin corvus raven
(comparative more corvid, superlative most corvid)
- Pertaining to or resembling the Corvidae.