plover

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Etymology[edit]

From Anglo-Norman plover, pluvier, Old French plovier, from Late Latin plovarius, pluviārius, of disputed origin; perhaps from Latin pluvia (rain).

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plover

plover (plural plovers)

  1. Any of various wading birds of the family Charadriidae.

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *plovēre, from Latin pluit (it rains), pluere.

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plover

  1. (impersonal) to rain

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