Wariangle definition

(UK, obsolete or dialect) The red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio).
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Noun

Singular:
wariangle
Plural:
wariangles

Origin of wariangle

  • Old English wariangel, weryangle; compare Anglo-Saxon wearg outlaw, criminal, Old High German, warg, warch, Gothic wargs (wargs) (in compounds), German würgengel, i.e. destroying angel, destroyer, killer, and English worry.

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