Kinglet meaning

kĭnglĭt
Any of several small grayish birds of the widely distributed genus Regulus, having a yellowish or reddish patch on the crown of the head.
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A king ruling a kingdom considered small or unimportant.
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A petty, unimportant king.
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Any of several small Old World warblers (genus Regulus) with a bright-colored crown, as the golden-crowned kinglet (R. satrapa) of North America.
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(chiefly pejorative) A petty king; a king ruling over a small or unimportant territory.
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A bird of the crest family (Regulidae).
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Origin of kinglet

  • From king +‎ -let.

    From Wiktionary