Origin of yellowhammer
Words nearby yellowhammer
How to use yellowhammer in a sentence
Each man wore upon his head a down head-net, a pair of trembler plumes, and a yellowhammer-feather forehead-band.
Upon the head was a feather tuft, a yellowhammer-feather forehead-band, two trembler plumes and some down.
There have been examples of chaffinches pairing with female canaries, and it has been said with a female yellowhammer.
Independently of the beak, this bird may be taken for a female yellowhammer, as it resembles it so much in its shape and plumage.
They are about the size of the yellowhammer, six inches and a half in length, of which the tail measures two.