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Definition of Nightingale

Nightingale
Nightingale Night"in*gale, n. [OE. nihtegale,nightingale, AS. nihtegale; niht night + galan to sing, akin to E. yell; cf. D. nachtegaal, OS. nahtigala, OHG. nahtigala, G. nachtigall, Sw. n["a]ktergal, Dan. nattergal. See Night, and Yell.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A small, plain, brown and gray European song bird (Luscinia luscinia). It sings at night, and is celebrated for the sweetness of its song. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A larger species (Lucinia philomela), of Eastern Europe, having similar habits; the thrush nightingale. The name is also applied to other allied species. Mock nightingale. (Zo["o]l.) See Blackcap, n., 1 (a) .

Meaning of Nightingale from wikipedia

- Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC, DStJ (/ˈnaɪtɪnɡeɪl/; 12 May 1820 – 13 August 1910) was a British social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern...
- The common nightingale or simply nightingale (Luscinia megarhynchos), also known as rufous nightingale, is a small p****erine bird best known for its powerful...
- London Birmingham Manchester Bristol Harrogate The NHS Nightingale Hospitals are critical care field hospitals, being set up or scheduled for set up by...
- Nightingale Hospital can mean: Nightingale Hospital (Marylebone), a private mental health facility in Marylebone, London NHS Nightingale Hospitals, temporary...
- The NHS Nightingale Hospital London is the first of the NHS Nightingale Hospitals, temporary hospitals set up or due to be set up by NHS England to help...
- Mary Nightingale (born 26 May 1963) is British newsreader and television presenter, best known for her roles within ITV, as a newsreader for ITN on ITV...
- Annie Avril Nightingale CBE (born 1 April 1940) is an English radio and television broadcaster. She was the first female presenter on BBC Radio 1 and...
- "Ode to a Nightingale" is a poem by John Keats written either in the garden of the Spaniards Inn, Hampstead, London or, according to Keats' friend Charles...
- The Nightingale is a 2018 Australian period drama film written, directed, and co-produced by Jennifer Kent. Set in 1825 in the British penal colony of...
- The common nightingale is a songbird found in Eurasia. Nightingale may also refer to: Thrush nightingale, a songbird found in Eurasia Red-billed leiothrix...
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