corbie

[ kawr-bee ]
/ ˈkɔr bi /

noun Scot.

a raven or crow.

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Origin of corbie

1150–1200; Middle English corbin<Old French <Latin corvīnuscorvine
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British Dictionary definitions for corbie

corbie
/ (ˈkɔːbɪ, Scottish ˈkɔːrbɪ) /

noun

a Scot name for raven 1, crow 1

Word Origin for corbie

C15: from Old French corbin, from Latin corvīnus corvine
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