bumbarrel

bumbarrel
Part of Speech
Definition
A name for the Long-tailed Tit. The name may be a reference to nest since a bumbarrel was a small squat barrel used in the being industry in England, and the nest is an enclosed ball of moss hair and lichen held together with spider's web.
Recording(s)
Source
Desfayes - https://ewatlas.net/desfayes/398.php#search:bumbarrel
Location
Location Description

Folk name from Oxfordshire, England

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