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bee martin

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  1. kingbird.
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Origin of bee martin

An Americanism dating back to 1795–1805
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Historical Examples

  • It is perhaps better known by the name of Beebird or Bee-martin.

    Birds Illustrated by Colour Photography, Vol II. No. 4, October, 1897

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