Definition of Linnets. Meaning of Linnets. Synonyms of Linnets

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Definition of Linnets

Linnet
Linnet Lin"net (l[i^]n"n[e^]t), n. [F. linot, linotte, from L. linum flax; or perh. shortened from AS. l[=i]netwige, fr. AS. l[=i]n flax; -- so called because it feeds on the seeds of flax and hemp. See Linen.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of fringilline birds of the genera Linota, Acanthis, and allied genera, esp. the common European species (L. cannabina), which, in full summer plumage, is chestnut brown above, with the breast more or less crimson. The feathers of its head are grayish brown, tipped with crimson. Called also gray linnet, red linnet, rose linnet, brown linnet, lintie, lintwhite, gorse thatcher, linnet finch, and greater redpoll. The American redpoll linnet (Acanthis linaria) often has the crown and throat rosy. See Redpoll, and Twite. Green linnet (Zo["o]l.), the European green finch.

Meaning of Linnets from wikipedia

- linnet sing" by the poet John Dryden. "The Linnets" has become the nickname of King's Lynn Football Club, Burscough Football Club and Runcorn Linnets...
- 92 on the Dutch Singles Chart. The Common Linnets won the 2014 Buma Cultuur Pop Award. The Common Linnets won the 2015 Echo Awards for Best International...
- teams "Trust Information". Runcorn Linnets F.C. Retrieved 2009-03-11. "A History of Runcorn Linnets FC". Runcorn Linnets F.C. 25 August 2008. Retrieved 2009-03-11...
- green linnet (Chloris chloris), another name for the European greenfinch Green Linnets, 39th (Dorsetshire) Regiment of Foot nickname Green Linnets (Ireland)...
- Jennings. He represented the Netherlands with Ilse DeLange as The Common Linnets at the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, finishing in second place in the final...
- successful socialite Linnet Doyle. She requests his help in deterring her friend Jacqueline de Bellefort from hounding and stalking her. Linnet had recently married...
- Linnet may refer to: Common linnet, Carduelis cannabina Yemen linnet, Carduelis yemenensis Warsangli linnet, Carduelis johannis HMS Linnet, the name...
- chirp Horses – neigh, whinny, nicker Hippopotamusesgrowl Hyenaslaugh Linnetschuckle Magpieschatter Mice/rats – squeak Monkeys – scream, chatter...
- The Common Linnets is the self-titled debut studio album by Dutch band The Common Linnets. The album was released on 9 May 2014 through Universal Music...
- better known as Ilse DeLange (English spelling). As a member of The Common Linnets, she finished in second place at the Eurovision Song Contest 2014. Ilse...
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