The Baltimore oriole is an example of a firebird.
☆ any of various birds with brilliant coloring, as the scarlet tanager and the Baltimore oriole
Any of various birds, such as the Baltimore oriole, having bright scarlet or orange plumage.
- The scarlet tanager, Piranga olivacea.
- The Baltimore oriole, Icterus galbula.
- The vermilion flycatcher, Pyrocephalus rubinus.