wren

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Wren

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English wrenne, wranne, from Old English wrenna, wrænna, werna, wærna, wrenne (wren), from Proto-Germanic *wrandijô (wren). Cognate with Old Saxon wrendilo (wren), Old High German rento, rentilo (wren), Danish rindel (wren), Icelandic rindill (wren).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wren (plural wrens)

  1. Members of a mainly New World passerine bird family Troglodytidae.
  2. Small bird of similar appearance to a true wren.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]