Baltimore Oriole Definition

A songbird (Icterus galbula) of eastern and central North America, having bright orange and black plumage in the male and olive brown plumage in the female. It was formerly considered a subspecies of the northern oriole.
American Heritage
A North American oriole (Icterus galbula) that has an orange body with black on the head, wings, and tail.
Webster's New World

Origin of Baltimore Oriole

  • After Lord Baltimore

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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