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Definition of Fiddler
fiddlerSandpiper Sand"pi`per, n.
1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small limicoline
game birds belonging to Tringa, Actodromas,
Ereunetes, and various allied genera of the family
Note: The most important North American species are the
pectoral sandpiper (Tringa maculata), called also
brownback, grass snipe, and jacksnipe; the
red-backed, or black-breasted, sandpiper, or dunlin
(T. alpina); the purple sandpiper (T. maritima: the
red-breasted sandpiper, or knot (T. canutus); the
semipalmated sandpiper (Ereunetes pusillus); the
spotted sandpiper, or teeter-tail (Actitis
macularia); the buff-breasted sandpiper (Tryngites
subruficollis), and the Bartramian sandpiper, or
upland plover. See under Upland. Among the European
species are the dunlin, the knot, the ruff, the
sanderling, and the common sandpiper (Actitis, or
Tringoides, hypoleucus), called also fiddler,
peeper, pleeps, weet-weet, and summer snipe.
Some of the small plovers and tattlers are also called
2. (Zo["o]l.) A small lamprey eel; the pride.
Curlew sandpiper. See under Curlew.
Stilt sandpiper. See under Stilt. FiddlerFiddler Fid"dler, n. [AS. fi?elere.]
1. One who plays on a fiddle or violin.
2. (Zo["o]l.) A burrowing crab of the genus Gelasimus, of
many species. The male has one claw very much enlarged,
and often holds it in a position similar to that in which
a musician holds a fiddle, hence the name; -- called also
calling crab, soldier crab, and fighting crab.
3. (Zo["o]l.) The common European sandpiper (Tringoides
hypoleucus); -- so called because it continually
oscillates its body.
Fiddler crab. (Zo["o]l.) See Fiddler, n., 2.
Meaning of Fiddler from wikipedia
on the Roof is a musical
Harnick, and book by Joseph
Stein, set in the Pale of Settlement
- "brighter" tone, compared
to the deeper tones
of gut or synthetic
core strings, fiddlers often
strings. The fiddle
is part of many traditional
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- A fiddler
crab, sometimes known
as a calling
crab, may be any of approximately
of semi-terrestrial marine crabs which
make up the genus
on the Roof is a 1971 American musical
comedy-drama film produced
Jewison. It is an adaptation
of the 1964 Broadway
- A fiddler
is a person
or violin. Fiddler
may also refer
to: Amp Fiddler
funk and soul musician, born Joseph Fiddler
(born May 9, 1980) is a retired professional
ice hockey centre
pla**** in the National Hockey League
with the Nashville...
- Joseph Anthony
is an American
singer, songwriter, keyboardist, and record producer
from Detroit, Michigan. His musical styles include
- Trygonorrhina, also known
as the fiddler
rays or banjo
rays, is a genus
of guitarfish, family
Rhinobatidae. The two species
are found along
- Jack Fiddler
, also known
as Zhauwuno-geezhigo-gaubow (from the Oji-Cree: Zhaawano-giizhigo-gaabaw meaning
"He who stands
in the southern
sky") and as...
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