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Broader semantic domain: animals

Related semantic domain(s): bugs and insects, fish and sea life, mammals, snakes and slimy animals

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chegecheehl red-breasted sapsucker

chegemem hummingbird

chegeee nuthatch, sparrow

chegeeekor oriole

chegeekw swamp robin, winter robin

chekwchekw an eagle, a little smaller than a golden eagle, fish hawk

chek'chek' a small brown bird with a sharp nose

chele'l kingfisher, killdeer

chereekue' swamp robin

cheeep nuthatch

cheekee chicken

chorek'week nee merk green heron

chpegaa cormorant

chergeekue' swamp robin

chergeesh a small woodpecker

cherkw jump center (in the brush dance), bird's tail

ch'ek wren

ch'ek'ch'ek' wren

ch'uech'eesh bird, small bird

hewonehl red eagle

hewonohl supernatural bird

hewono' condor

he'mee' pigeon

huehuehuercheen a type of wren

kego'sneg seagull

kelok goose

knuuue hawk, small yellow-brown hawk

kokonew pileated woodpecker, redheaded woodpecker

kerrneet duck hawk, gerfalcon, chicken-hawk, falcon

kwa'ree' a brown bird, darker on breast with black specks, red eyes

kwegokw raven

kweyuech a bird now extinct

kwerykweryerch screech owl

kwer'er'ee' towhee (bird)

k'oo'y jay, bluejay

k'oo'ych'ee jay, bluejay

k'errch' crow, flock of crows

k'err' crow

k'err' segon blackbird

k'yow swan

legech mudhen, coot

legemem ruffed grouse (locally also called pheasant)

lerger'l buzzard, vulture

maak'weet'p'ohl camp robber

megah swallow (bird)

megey 'o'rowee' mourning dove

meweehl 'ue-segon canvasback

merkwteeks crane, heron

merr a sea bird whose eggs are eaten

mueerrn river duck

muer'uer'n sawbill

negah swallow (bird)

neryert duck, ducks

pega'r yellowhammer

pegoy flicker, yellowhammer

plege'l great cinereus owl, hoot owl (bird of ill omen)

plee'wores a kind of owl

pookw screech owl

pregoneesh condor

pregoos condor

preworehl screech owl

pergeesh bald eagle, eagle, golden eagle

puuek nego' slender bird, 3 to 4 inches long, lives in the brush

rekoreks seabird nest

res'oges nest

re'noh feather

reekoret sparrow hawk

sepolah nee 'e'gol meadowlark

spegeee fish hawk, chicken hawk

sraat scrub jay

srah bluebird

serrt apple owl

seryerkert robin, redbreasted robin

s'erwerh blue grouse

tege'muer snowbird

tegee'n ch'uech'eesh canary

tekwe's owl, timber owl, largest size owl, black

tenuereep mockingbird

tereet spotted sandpiper

tohtehl eagle, red-tailed hawk

tohtet eagle

tokues pelican

tergernerp

terkerkue' valley quail

terkerrt California woodpecker, acorn woodpecker

terkterk mallard

tuemerhl sea duck, lesser snow goose

wentokws female (animal or bird)

we'not wing

Wohpek'wuemew 'ue-mer'p'erhl chickadee

yegom mountain quail

'e'gol call (of a bird), hoot

'onopeech sea pigeon, small seagull

'o'rowee' dove, mourning dove, lizard

'weryhl egg (of bird)

'weryhl 'ue-muenchey egg white

Dictionary entry

tergernerpn • mockingbird (northern mockingbird, Mimus polyglottos)

Lexicon record # 3699 | Source references: R259 JE90
Semantic domain: birds