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Then a nightjar began to hiss from among the rocks, and the stream to dash along more wildly.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events|S. Baring-Gould
The third nightjar, which also is confined chiefly to forest tracts, is known as Franklin's nightjar (C. monticolus).
In addition to this note Horsfield's nightjar emits a low soft chur, chur, chur.
This peculiar sound is responsible for the name nightjar, frequently given to this curious bird.Bird Neighbors|Neltje Blanchan
There are very few birds in it; but the nightingale sings there all day and the nightjar sings there all night.The Blue Rose Fairy Book|Maurice Baring