A food and game fish (Menticirrhus undulatus) of North American Pacific waters and especially coastal California, having a blue-gray body with black pectoral fins and a barbel on the chin.
Any of several related marine fishes of the family Sciaenidae.
Origin of corbina
- Spanish corvina, corbina any of various sciaenid fish from feminine of corvino ravenlike (in reference to the black fins of the fish) from Latin corvīnus from corvus raven
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition