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 Translation for 'common chiffchaff' from English to Norwegian
NOUN   a common chiffchaff | common chiffchaffs
orn.T
gransanger {m} [Phylloscopus collybita]
(common) chiffchaff
Partial Matches
alminnelig {adj}common
3
felles {adj}common
vanlig {adj}common
3
allmenn {adj}common
zool.T
nordpadde {m/f} [Bufo bufo]
common toad
orn.T
bokfink {m} [Fringilla coelebs]
(common) chaffinch
orn.T
tornsanger {m} [Curruca communis, syn.: Sylvia communis]
(common) whitethroat
orn.T
sørnattergal {m} [Luscinia megarhynchos]
(common) nightingale
orn.T
trane {m/f} [Grus grus]
common crane
orn.T
musvåk {m} [Buteo buteo]
common buzzard
orn.T
rødstjert {m} [Phoenicurus phoenicurus]
(common) redstart
orn.T
kvinand {m/f} [Bucephala clangula]
(common) goldeneye
orn.T
gravand {m/f} [Tadorna tadorna]
(common) shelduck
orn.T
enkeltbekkasin {m} [Gallinago gallinago]
common snipe
orn.T
makrellterne {m/f} [Sterna hirundo]
common tern
orn.T
svartstrupe {m} [Saxicola rubicola]
(common) stonechat
orn.T
tårnseiler {m} [Apus apus]
common swift
orn.T
gråsisik {m} [Acanthis flammea, syn.: Carduelis flammea]
(common) redpoll
orn.T
tornirisk {m} [Linaria cannabina, syn.: Carduelis cannabina]
(common) linnet
orn.T
isfugl {m} [Alcedo atthis]
common kingfisher
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Usage Examples English
  • Some birds, such as the common chiffchaff of Eurasia and the Wilson's warbler Other birds are more methodical in their approach to gleaning, even seeming lethargic as they perch upon and deliberately pick over foliage.
  • These birds were formerly considered subspecies of the common chiffchaff but separated due to their morphological, bioacoustical, and mtDNA sequence differences.
  • The isolation of Alphonse acts as a magnet to migratory birds and Seychelles Bird Records Committee has recorded more bird species here than anywhere south of the granitics apart from Aldabra, including the only record of sociable lapwing for the entire southern hemisphere and the first country records of red knot, tufted duck and common chiffchaff.
  • These names were often shared with other warblers including the blackcap, common whitethroat and common chiffchaff.
  • The common chiffchaff's English name is onomatopoeic, referring to the repetitive " [...] " song of the European subspecies.

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