hoopoe

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English[edit]

A hoopoe (Upupa epops)
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Etymology[edit]

Alteration of obsolete hoopoop, from earlier hoop, from Middle French huppe, from Latin upupa.

Noun[edit]

hoopoe (plural hoopoes)

  1. An Old World bird, Upupa epops, known for its distinctive plumage, fanlike crest, and slender bill.

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